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Hamming It Up

We’re sitting in the basement of a house
that meant as much
as any treasured relic
from my past.

We were winding up
(or was it – putting batteries in) 157 more words


Beach Life 1900-1920


Selected scenes from American Beach Life 1900-1920. Two-Hundred-Ninety images at http://www.pinterest/edofcourse. West Coast and Great Lakes images are included on the big board. 358 more words

Prime Posts

Vintage Men - Vintage Ladies

A couple of years ago I did my first photo book of vintage men from my collection. I only had three copies made and sold a couple. 137 more words

Cora Marcella Rudd

What a darling little girl!  Look at the beautiful white dress and knitted booties!  May I introduce you to Cora Marcella Rudd, born July 24, 1921, in Duluth, St. 72 more words

Genealogy Ramblings

Throw Back Thursday

Challenge of the day: how to display old photos without making them tacky?

Let me first explain: my grandfather had a rather unique house (seen here) adorned with pirates, a stork and other mythical sea-related characters as well as the quality craftsmanship of wood turnings and decorative scallops, shells and boat parts. 262 more words

Hsh In The House

Into The Wild West

I am now in the planning stage for next year’s expeditions. My main focus is the west end of the Alaska Range. Remote, isolated and difficult to access, few have explored its secrets. 577 more words

Mountain Photography

The Gold Mine in the Closet: Gordonston, The George A. Murphy Home

It’s hard to keep up.

I’m back-tracking to some more photos I took while we were in Gordonston taking photos of Sugar’s grandparents’s house and his aunt’s house. 67 more words

Historical Issues