Tag Archives: family

The Orphaned Images Project: Olive and me

Written on the back of this photo: They were taken one Sunday morning & we put on something to make us look foolish. Please notice our hats. Olive and I and they do look funny, don’t they?

Posted in Historical, photography | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

The Orphaned Images Project: Home

The caption on the back reads, “Mar. 20, 1938 Home (at their home) The guy second from left looks a little scary, doesn’t he?

Posted in Historical, photography | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment

The Orphaned Images Project: Giant teacher, little desk

This photo was one of more than 600 b&w prints I purchased on eBay from a seller in Virginia. Many of the photos have captions (this one does not) and most are dated from the 30s to the 40s.

Posted in Historical, photography | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The (not so) Orphaned Images Project: Grandma Hester’s family

My cousin Larry shared this photo with my father recently, asking him if the subjects were of the Dyer family. Larry’s mother Lorene, who passed away in 2005 at the age of 83, was my father’s last remaining sibling. I … Continue reading

Posted in Historical, photography | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment