My darling mum standing outside the new family home in the 1960s
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My sister and I as flower girls in the early 70s
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Portrait of five young women. Nothing is known about the photo though the dress suggests mid to late 1800s. The nearly identical dresses and hairstyles suggests these girls are related, perhaps sisters.
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My mother in law and her brothers in about 1952ish Rosario, Argentina. First communion portrait.
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Ladies having a good time in 1963
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My Great-Grandparent’s wedding photo from 8/02/1920 in Cuba
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December 1941. Buildings on Lower Broadway, New York. The park is Bowling Green, whose focal point was a statue of Abraham de Peyster, 17th-century mayor of the city.
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A German soldier providing hot rations in the trenches in 1917
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Group shot of guests at a Fancy Dress Ball held at Curraghmore House, Portlaw, Co. Waterford, 1902.
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Times Square, New York City 1963
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Gentleman in his zebra-drawn carriage, London, 1913
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Scythe sharpening in Zakopane, Poland, 1947
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Checking out the Checker, Manhattan, NYC (Mid 1970s) Photo by Jim Koch
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The Morrow's Nut Shop Gang, Chicago, 1972, photo by Stephen Shore
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People promoting Black Cat cigarettes, circa 1915
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Tailor Shop, Greenwich Village, NYC, 1973. Photo by Duncan Hartley
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The Coney Island beaches long before swimming was fashionable, ca. 1910.
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Home and family of oil field roustabout in Oklahoma City, August, 1939. During periods of unemployment the woman takes in washing and ironing.
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The Night The Prohibition Ended, 1933.
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Street trollies provided mass transit for the people of New York, ca. 1910.
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Fruit stand in Robstown, Texas, February 1939.
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May 1943, Arlington, Virginia. Sailor and his girl at Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, Arlington National Cemetery. 4x5 inch Kodachrome transparency by John Collier.
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A portrait of my grandmother from 1959
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June 1943. Oswego, New York. Children, recruited for farm work, waiting outside the U.S. Employment Service to start work for the summer.
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My grandma circa 1974
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Four o'clock traffic. Norfolk, Virginia. March 1941. Photo by John Vachon for the Farm Security Administration
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My Grandma Jeanne in the mid to late 1940’s
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My grandparents on their wedding day standing on the church steps. I superimposed their photo onto a picture of the same steps today. 1947/2020
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Two students roller skate to class at the University of Chicago, 1930
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My mom - early 70s
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