"A. A. Baldwin, Photographer, Rooms over Post Office, Ludlow, Vt."
The photographer Ara A. Baldwin was born in 11 Nov., 1844, to Jefferson Baldwin and Calista Rice. He married Libbie Russell on 1 Jan., 1874, but the couple separated and later divorced. He lived and worked in Ludlow until his death on 10 Jan., 1931, at age 87.