My daughter’s teary eyes at discovering a tossed photo were the inspiration for a recent blog post, Let’s Stop Trashing Family Photos. It struck a nerve with my readers too. My inbox and FB page were flooded with responses. Listen to their emails in this edition of The Photo Detective.
- Photo reunion stories
- Tips for others on how to make photo stories last for generations
- And even a few photo tossing regrets
Are you on my Photo Detective Facebook page? This month folks shared multi-generational images of the men in their family and answered my question, “Who inspired your interest in family history?”
A chance find at a flea market is making me reconsider my brick wall ancestor and the wonders of DNA. No clear discoveries yet, but it’s a lesson on how looking at your research a second, third, or fourth time might not be a bad idea.
Find out where one woman’s jogging habits helped her find her passion for history. And it’s not even her ancestor! Imagine that.
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