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Photographs1368 of 2897IN THE COKPIT OF THE THUNDER BIRDSProjector slides of astronuats from Aug 1962
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Posted 2 years ago

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walksoftly
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This photo was taken circa 1912.
This is my mother's older half brother, he was born in 1910.
His mother passed away 2 years later from TB, he was raised by his paternal Grandmother.

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  1. inky inky, 2 years ago
    Gorgeous and soooo sad!!...I bet this was his best going out outfit too!, don't you just love the way they dressed the kids in those days, can you imagine trying to get one of them today in one of those outfits!!!....:-)
  2. walksoftly walksoftly, 2 years ago
    Thank you inky for the love & the comment.
    It was very sad, but typical of the time, Granny also raised her daughters two children. Then years later took in two more children that were orphaned.
    It is a gorgeous photo, I especially love the ringlets.
  3. walksoftly walksoftly, 2 years ago
    Thanks for the love, blunderbuss & miKKo.
  4. Kathycat Kathycat, 2 years ago
    What a gorgeous little boy
  5. walksoftly walksoftly, 2 years ago
    Thanks Kathycat for the love & that nice comment.
  6. walksoftly walksoftly, 2 years ago
    Thanks for the love, pw-collector, petey, Phil, trunkman & Bellin.
  7. walksoftly walksoftly, 2 years ago
    Thanks for the love, ttomtucker.
  8. walksoftly walksoftly, 2 years ago
    Thanks for scandi, for giving this little guy some love.
  9. walksoftly walksoftly, 2 years ago
    Thanks musikchoo & pack, for showing this little guy some love.

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