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Monday, August 31, 2015
Military Monday: Milt Royles' Hat
Last week I was contacted by US Air Force historian and collector Tim Mackie, who has in his collec...
Sunday, August 23, 2015
Sentimental Sunday: Happy Birthday, Mark! (tomorrow)
Made this photo book for my sweetie's birthday tomorrow with Shutterfly: © Amanda Pape - 2015 - click here to e-mail me.
Monday, August 10, 2015
Mystery Monday Photo - SOLVED with Social Media!
Sometimes we find interesting things in the "old stuff" people give us to consider addin...
Sunday, August 2, 2015
Sentimental Sunday: FOUND: Death Dates and Locations for Mark's Great-Grandparents
Searching around in some Oklahoma resources yesterday, I found what I believe are referemces to Mar...
Friday, July 24, 2015
Friday's Faces From the Past: Happy Cousins Day!
Today, July 24, is Cousins Day! I have 23 wonderful first cousins, all on my dad's side of th...
Tuesday, July 21, 2015
Tombstone Tuesday: Fordham Family, Maple Grove Cemetery, Wichita, Kansas
photo by Kyle Abbott via FindAGrave.com ; used with permission A kind FindAGrave volunteer qui...
Monday, July 13, 2015
Mystery Monday: What Happened to John Fordham?
The Dick Smith Library (where I work) serves as a Regional Historical Resources Depository for ...
Saturday, July 11, 2015
Sibling Saturday: In New Braunfels, ABT 1965
A New Braunfels, Texas, native e-mailed me today about a post I did four years ago about our fami...
Friday, July 3, 2015
Friday's Faces From the Past: Louise Cheney Auer, 1905-1976
Louise Cheney in the 1924 Trinity University Mirage yearbook, page 66 - available via http://li...
Saturday, June 27, 2015
Surname Saturday: Shelton Family Reunion - MISSED! And a Blogging Hiatus
My Shelton heritage, left to right: GGG-grandfather Jacob Shelton (1822-1874), GG-grandfather Le...
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