Category Archives: Photographs

A Photo Journal: Yves Le Pelley Du Manoir, French Aviator & Rugby Legend

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An  extraordinary cultural relic and historically important acquisition by Yves Frantz Loys Marie Le Pelley du Manoir, known as Yves du Manoir (born: August 11, 1904, Vaucresson, France  died:  January 2, 1928, Reuilly, France) _________________________________________ Consisting of over 600 … Continue reading

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Walcott, Wolcott, Wheeler Brigham Family Photograph Album

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Wolcott, Walcott, Wheeler, Brigham Family Album This is little photo album of tintypes and cdv’s has so many identifications!  Amazingly there are even  portraits of some family members from infancy through early childhood.   The album itself is in fabulous condition.  The … Continue reading

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“Illuminated” Death Announcement of John Andreas Doktor

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John Andreas Doktor Birth 25 Dec 1839 in Bohemia Death: 22 Jan 1927 in Le Sueur, Minnesota   This “illuminated death announcement” along with a few family photos have been on the shelf for quite some time and luckily when … Continue reading

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Ralph Johnson Bunche– an Extraordinary Life

(Adapted from Nobel Lectures, Peace 1926-1950, Editor Frederick W. Haberman, Elsevier Publishing Company, Amsterdam, 1972) by Goodwill Genealogists 2012   Ralph Johnson Bunche (7 August 1904- 9 December 1971) was born in Detroit, Michigan. His father, Fred (F Douglass) Bunche, … Continue reading

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Dorman Family Estate Collection, Ashstabula Ohio, Pasadena California

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Dorman Family Estate Collection. Through a good friend, Lori, in California we acquired a few eye catching photos from a recent estate sale, including a stunning 1850’s era Daguerreotype of Timothy Augustus Dorman the Dorman family patriarch from Ashtabula County Ohio, … Continue reading

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Cabinet Card photo circa 1895 of May Rose Redmond, Ashtabula, Ohio

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We found this single Cabinet Card photo with the name “MR Redmond” in cursive script on the back…  a little of our specialized Goodwill Genealogists sleuthing skills have identified the pretty young woman as: May Rose Redmond Birth Nov 1877 … Continue reading

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Koucher, Kocher, Kotcher Family 1838 Guardianship Papers Montgomery County NY

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These are the guardianship papers for a group of 6 children from the Koucher family of Canajoharie in Montgomery County, NY.   Guardianship was transfered to Nancy Koucher.  The children each have a document in their name.  Peter Koucher, Nelson Koucher, Jacob Koucher, Catherine Koucher, Lucy Koucher, … Continue reading

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VARNER Family Photo Album, Georgia

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New photos added 1 Mar 2011 A wonderful family photo album form the Atlanta and Dublin Georgia areas. The photos appear to range from the very early 1900’s through to the 1950-60’s. Other surnames: DALEY, PRICE Obituary: James Edison Varner Jr … Continue reading

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White Family of Vermont–a photo album and genealogy in one!

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This little photo album is packed with identified photos and handwritten family history.    Family Names include: Myron L. White, Henry White, Roxa Leach White, Mary Augusta White, Lucy Starr White, Lestria Ann White, Francis Emery White, Susie Arvilda White, George Alpheus White, Alvin … Continue reading

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Daron and Stober Family of Harrisburg, PA

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This is an album to behold!  It was purchased from a reseller who kept the pages together, though the album itself is gone.  There are multiple photos, from childhood to adulthood,  of some family members.  The person who kept this album wanted … Continue reading

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