Gasparilla’s Golden Jubilee

A couple of years ago I met with a friend’s elderly father who had no fewer than 3 generations of photos (spanning more than 100 years) that needed attention. He seemed doubtful that anyone had any interest in the photos but himself! But as soon as we started looking at them and talking about them, he really opened up. He talked a lot about...

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Summer 1914

I've been writing and posting a lot of words lately, and I need a break! So here's a post that's just photos (because that's what it's all about anyway).

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April in Paris

Last year, I acquired a small lot of snapshots from Paris. The seller didn't give much specific information, just that they were Paris in the 1940s. I thought that these might have more information in them than I was initially told, and I was right, though I couldn't have imagined what the pictures ultimately revealed!

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