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Angelic Child

Angelic Child

I know very little about this adorable tot, but I'm pretty sure she was a sister of one of my great-grandparents. The picture was taken in Texas, c1910.

Rock Water Hole

Rock Water Hole

Caption on the back said "Eating Dinner at Rock Water Hole; February 9, 1919." Taken in the Texas Hill Country. The man on the far left is my great-great grandfather Travis Stillwell; the others are his friends.

Arthur Burgoyne Sr.

Arthur Burgoyne Sr.

When my great-grandfather's train went by his house, he always blew the whistle to hail my great-grandmother. New York, New Haven and Hartford Railroad.

Josephine, 1940

Josephine, 1940

Josephine, my grandmother, around 1940. This was probably taken in Harlem.

Chinese Funeral: 1932

Chinese Funeral: 1932

Ward Road, Shanghai, June 22, 1932. I found this photo in a junk shop in England about 20 years ago. Do I win a prize for submitting the first Chinese picture?

[Very nice. You win ... a big round of applause! Clapclapclapclap - Dave]

Kindergarten Class - Mason, MI - 1927

Kindergarten Class - Mason, MI - 1927

The Horse

The Horse

This picture was taken in December, 1930 on farm north of Alpena, SD. From left to right: My uncle, Ariel Ochsner, died 12/26/1986. My uncle Marcus Ochsner, died 6/8/1934 at 15 years old, accidental gunshot wound to the head. He was out cultivating with team of horses and had rifle with him and it discharged. My aunt Pauline Ochsner, turned 94 on 3/3/2007. My mom Esther Gordon, died 8/22/2000.

My dad in the original Our Gang comedy

My dad in the original Our Gang comedy

This is a picture of my dad (far left) with the rest of the original kids in the Our Gang comedy. This was a silent film, made in the 1920's.

New York City's Youngest Judge

New York City's Youngest Judge

My great-grandfather Leo Healy (center) is installed as the youngest judge in New York City at the age of 34. Flatbush Court, Brooklyn, NY circa 1925.

Day at the Beach

Day at the Beach

My great-grandfather Leo Healy and friends spending a day at the beach. Massachusetts, circa 1916.

Old Fashioned Photo Booth

Old Fashioned Photo Booth

My great-grandfather Leo Healy takes several snapshots in different poses in a Worcester Massachusetts photo booth - circa 1915

Quiet Day at Home

Quiet Day at Home

My great-great-grandfather Osborne Alexander Myers at home with his family. Michigan, circa 1893.

Arthur Zickgraf: 1913

Arthur Zickgraf: 1913

My great-grandfather Arthur Zickgraf (standing far right) with his surveying class at Michigan Agricultural College in 1913 - Now Michigan State College. He later became a civil engineer and started Wolverine Engineering in Mason, Michigan.

Brooklyn Murder Trial

Brooklyn Murder Trial

My great grandfather Leo Healy (sitting second from left with hands on table) with his clients, two boys accused of murder in a 1930's Brooklyn courtroom. Both boys were found not guilty.

Little Cowgirl and Cowboy

Little Cowgirl and Cowboy

Cleveland, 1941. My brother and I. Taken by a roving photographer with a pony.

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