Great Old Pictures

Great Old Pictures

Postby averagejoe » Jan 19th, 2018, 8:44 am

Enjoy!

Douglas County (of Georgia) Genealogical Society

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Re: Great Old Pictures

Postby alanjh595 » Jan 19th, 2018, 9:10 am

Great find Joe! I enjoyed it very much, thank you for that.
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Re: Great Old Pictures

Postby oneh2obabe » Jan 19th, 2018, 9:49 am

Toronto in photos from the 1850s to the 1990s
https://www.blogto.com/city/2011/02/tor ... the_1990s/

British Columbia Old Photographs
https://www.bing.com/images/search?q=br ... &FORM=IGRE
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Re: Great Old Pictures

Postby JagXKR » Jan 19th, 2018, 9:57 am

Those were great!
Why use a big word when a diminutive one will suffice.

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Re: Great Old Pictures

Postby d0nb » Jan 19th, 2018, 4:19 pm

Great pics. The more people change, the more we stay the same.

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Re: Great Old Pictures

Postby Queen K » Jan 19th, 2018, 5:09 pm

I was thinking about the ages of the school children learning. "little cat" on the blackboard.

Today those same aged children are using computers, facetime, and getting their first cell phone. :135:
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Re: Great Old Pictures

Postby dirtybiker » Jan 19th, 2018, 5:17 pm

removed original statements.

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the other sites posted later.

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Re: Great Old Pictures

Postby Queen K » Jan 19th, 2018, 5:22 pm

I was just reading that in the USA today at least 30 children have died of the flu strain this year.

Just think between 1917-9, millions died around the World.
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Re: Great Old Pictures

Postby Bsuds » Jan 19th, 2018, 5:58 pm

A few posters should look at the photo's of the Flu epidemic and the kids in the iron lungs because of Polio. Which has been mostly eradicated with a (Oh My God) Vaccine!
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Re: Great Old Pictures

Postby Glacier » Oct 10th, 2018, 2:45 pm

Clinton Main Street and Hotel 1952.

This photo shows the location of the Hotel for those of us who have driven past it and never knew. Built in 1861-62 and burned in 1958.
Some of the original foundation is still on the vacant lot.
Clinton Museum photo.

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Re: Great Old Pictures

Postby averagejoe » Oct 25th, 2018, 9:52 am

Keepsakes of the Lost Generation: Never-seen-before pictures show First World War soldiers on their way to the front and the worried loved ones they were leaving behind (26 Pics)

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