Vintage photos of:
Grandmother's Family Portrait. In the middle row: Lloyd Nichols, Lillian (Nichols) Newcomer, & Myrtle Nichols. Probably taken in the early 30's in West Texas. View full size.
December 1955, Calpella, California. My paternal grandmother, born 1882 in Murialdo, Italy; me, born 1946 in San Rafael, California. Kodachrome slide by my brother. View full size.
A typical kid picture from the 1950's, courtesy of a door-to-door photographer and his pony. In a few weeks he'd come back around with the finished pictures! View full size.
The Hillyard Bakery in Spokane, Washington. My grandfather worked here for a short time. He's the one on the far right. View full size.
The family grocery store of Conrad Volkert (1871 - 1935) of Detroit, about 1900. This store was at 24th and W. Warren on Detroit's near west side. None of the buildings shown exist today. View full size.