The Importance of Photographs – From the Desk of Future Generations

Today, we live in an instant world, our cameras are in our phones and we can take as many pictures as you want, stored digitally and printed basically at-will…..at home or via online ordering service. However, this wasn’t always the situation. Photography isn’t as old as you may think. Photography was only invented in 1839 and didn’t become widely…

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Another Tale of Two Cousins

A while back, I wrote a blog that outlined how I determined that my brother is related to my best friend. It wasn’t obvious at first and was quite the surprise. Now, her family tree has provided another surprise. I’m related to her as well!

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The Sewing Machine Adventure Part 2

It’s here!  It’s finally here! Built by the White Sewing Machine Company. Serial Number FR248434 manufactured in Cleveland, Ohio in 1909. The sewing machine arrived on July 27th in the same condition that it was in when I picked it up.  Kudos to the shipper for taking extremely good care of the machine on its trip. Now that I’ve had…

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