Long Lost Holidays in Old Family Photos

Long Lost Holidays in Old Family Photos

One of the problem pictures family photo historians encounter are images of an unnamed celebrations. It could be local event, a national holiday, or a gathering of relatives for a special family gathering. All too frequently it’s unclear. For instance, let’s look at Flag Day.  It commemorates the adoption of...Read more
Searching for Family Photos with Google

Searching for Family Photos with Google

I have an ancestor, James Wilson, who drives me crazy. I bet you have a few of those too!  It took decades to piece together what I know about him. Despite all this research I still can’t find a photograph of him or anyone in his wife’s family.  It’s doubtful...Read more

A Year's Worth of Photos: 2015

This was another amazing year of photo columns.  Thank you for sharing your family pictures and for re-posting your favorite photo detective blog posts on social media. Can’t wait to see what 2016 will bring! Here’s a month by month overview of your favorites. Please click links to see the...Read more