Friday, July 4, 2014

Let Freedom Ring, July 4 2014

Amid all of the fireworks, picnics, barbques and beer that will flow over this holiday weekend I thought it appropriate to remember the great cost of our freedom.  We have two of these folded flags in our house. The one pictured above was draped over the coffin of Nathan H Moran and the other (not pictured) over George Clarence Pepin, Kent's father and mine respectfully.

Thursday, July 3, 2014

Tintype, Unidentified Man

We have a trunk of old photographs and I found this small tintype at the bottom of the trunk this morning. It's 1.75" h x 1.00" w.  Date and subject unknown.

Original scan (R) and auto-corrected (L) scan: