More Family Photos

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A young dad – my grandfather Alfred W. Friend with his 3rd daughter Dorothy, a newborn in April 1912

 

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3 daughters, Elizabeth, Alice, and Dorothy.    With their father in Omaha.  1920 approx.

 

 

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Dorothy and Elizabeth taking photos on tour in England, summer 1932

 

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My mother Dorothy, Auntie,, Aunt Libby, hunt Alice

Me Janet, Kitty, Betsy, Bill, Bobby

 

 

  Grandma Friend as a young mother in Minneapolis Minnesota.  She is holding me as a newborn and one of the twins is standing beside us.   1912

 

 

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My grandfather and his sister (Auntie) outside our house in Belmont Mass   1951

Auntie died in 1952 at age 78    Grandpa died in 1957, at age 83

Vintage Postcard

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2019_05_17_11_54_36.pdf001When I first saw this postcard I thought the dog was rather ugly.  But with time I’ve mellowed and I’ve become rather fond of this vintage card postmarked 1911, Binghamton New York.

Historic House

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Phillips Brooks House, Class of 1881, Harvard College.    Cambridge Mass.

This postcard was franked Sep 13 1910 Wilkinsburg Pa 1910 and addressed to a woman in Ohio

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Oh if only this card could speak – instead I’ll have to think up the story it might tell.