Identify Old Photos With Crowdsourcing: Lang Family Photo Mystery

Identify Old Photos With Crowdsourcing: Lang Family Photo Mystery

When I see old photos at antique shops and estate sales, it’s hard to let a photo labeled with a name go unclaimed. As family historians, we have the genealogy skills to reconnect these pictures with living descendants. A couple of weeks ago, Family Tree Magazine shared a group of partially...Read more
A Pictorial Reveal

A Pictorial Reveal

A little bit of information can send your picture identification in a new direction. In last week’s column, I examined a picture submitted by Mimi Maxwell. She was pretty sure that the woman in glasses was Elizabeth Toner, born in 1797. That was until she read my analysis. The picture...Read more