Orphaned photographs

Old pictures are what motivated me to start family history research.



Photogrammar is a fascinating collection of 170,000 photos taken across the U.S. between 1935 and 1945.


Photographs and Genealogy

Isn’t this a charming photograph? It was apparently taken by an Irish photographer, J. McCarthy of Milton, ND. With nothing written on the back, that’s about all a modern Norwegian family knew when they recently found the photo. They were ultimately able to figure out a logical American family of origin and send a […]