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I'm sorry I don't know the specific years of some of my photos as the paper slips they're in don't have dates written on them. But if I had to hazard a guess I'd say this photo is from the early '60s. Does anyone know what the container with the yellow lid contains (unless it's just a regular container that happens to have a bull on it). Scanned from a Kodak safety negative. View full size.