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Family Oestreicher from Theilheim, Bavaria

An album of field post from WWI recently came into my possession. I noticed that around 20 postcards were addressed to the same father Johann Oestreicher from Theilheim, Bavaria between 1915 and 1918. 227 more words

Old Photos & Stories


THIS IS MY OLD PORTFOLIO. Or rather, this is the shipping case that I’d use to send my old portfolio by courier, mostly to out of town clients. 921 more words


NE 33rd and Broadway, 1930. Wow.

Every once in a while a photograph comes along that completely pulls you in with so many stories to tell. Here’s one you’re going to want to spend some time with. 341 more words


A Glimpse of the Kadhal Mannan of Tamil Cinema

A humorous instance Mani thatha remembers was when Gemini Ganesan had come for thatha’s brother-in-law’s Sashtiyapthapoorthi (60th birthday ceremony) in 1992. When the then-aged actor was offered payasam, he said. 969 more words


"Dear Emma, ..."


Dear Emma,
Here’s a picture as a thank you for the lovely package you sent. You will find me rather changed as at the time this photo was taken I didn’t have a moustache. 192 more words

Old Photos & Stories

You Asked, We Answered! Gramp's Old School is at the Front of the Class Answering Your Questions!

We all know renovating an old building is super exciting and you can’t wait for every riveting twist and turn about Gramp’s window restoration, or how I’ve been stalking old school houses and dragging my feet sending in Part 2 of our National Register application. 680 more words

Photos From Christmas Past - Blogmas Day 4

I love looking back at old photos, it makes me feel so nostalgic. I love Christmas too, so I thought I’d go through the photo box and see what sort of Christmas related photos are in there. 375 more words