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Black Friday In TruColor.

They say today marks the beginning of the Christmas season. Here’s Roy Rogers and Trigger in Trail Of Robin Hood (1950), making sure every kid gets a tree. 57 more words


Map: Ethnic Migrations in Detroit 1900 - 1950

Thanks to the opening up of the Digital Collections at the Detroit Public Library we now have access to some awesome historical maps.

This one is a fascinating example of the migration paths of various immigrant communities in Detroit. 6 more words


November with Gratitude: Movement

This post is tongue in cheek. No offence intended.

Movement.  That’s it.  Just movement.  Write about being grateful for movement.  What movement?  The women’s movement.  The burn the bras women’s liberation movement?   604 more words

Gratitude Journal

1950 - C. Troja-Sisto

5527 Brookdale Avenue

I present this mark, even though I already have a good example, because on this mark Mr. Troja-Sisto was careful enough to make it clear that the little cursive scrawl in the middle line says “st” for Street.


The Thanksgiving it snowed: The Great Appalachian Storm of 1950.

Most of us in the United States this week are preparing for the Thanksgiving holiday, and last week many of us experienced extreme weather in the form of unseasonable cold and snow. 910 more words