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Early Tintypes 1865-1875

Early Tintypes 1865-1875

Yesterday was a glorious but busy day!  It started at the Kentucky History Center in  Frankfort, researching for several blogs I plan in the next several weeks.  475 more words

Genealogy Ramblings

Endurance of Memory

All of these people have been gone for years, decades even, but their memory endures with me.

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Look At This Photograph

Tonight, I had the pleasure of staying in on a Saturday night and working on an assignment…but it was actually really fun!  186 more words


It was the end of a brilliant career when, straining for a low note, Gloria accidentally summoned the ghost of last night’s cabbage soup.

Opera singers rehearsing at Lewisohn Stadium, NYC, 1916. Library of Congress.

Picture Book

Abandon through dance

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I would have been the girl

laughing in my nature dance,

I would have been the girl laughing

wild abandon that is beauty… 77 more words

The Family Tree

While on our recent trip around the country, we stopped and visited my uncle in Colorado Springs, Colorado. While there he brought out a couple of family photo albums that his wife had put together before she died. 130 more words