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Summer Visit to Athens Tennessee – About 1920

Athens, Tennessee. 1920s.

My father and his brothers and perhaps a sister and some cousins and an aunt. My grandfather took his family back to his home town, Athens, Tennessee every summer for many years to visit his brother and his brothers family and his mother.

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Visit To Minihaha Waterfall, Rabun County GA – Wordless Wednesday

Daughter and 2 Grands  - October 2013
Daughter and 2 Grands – October 2013
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Pearl, Idlewild 1953

Pearl in front of Louis' old cottage, 1953,
Pearl in front of our uncle Louis Cleage’s old cottage, 1953.

 

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Another Picnic – 1960

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Eddie Evans, Gladys Cleage Evans, Pearl Cleage.
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Eddie Evans, Gladys Cleage Evans, Pearl Cleage, Henry Cleage.

I found these photographs today while looking for another. Gladys and Pearl are eating watermelon while Eddie and Henry are not. This was at the house on Old Plank near Milford, MI, in 1960.

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My Daughter and Grandmother – 1972

My grandmother, Fannie Turner Graham and my oldest daughter, Jilo. Detroit, 1972.
My grandmother, Fannie Turner Graham and my oldest daughter. Detroit, 1972.

My mother wrote about her mother’s life in these posts:

 

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Three In A Swing

This photograph was taken in my Graham grandparents yard in 1956.

Pearl, Barbara and Kristin.
My sister Pearl.  My cousin Barbara. Me, Kristin.
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Christmas Cleages Photographs Wordless Wednesday

Grandfather Cleage at Christmas Time #Wordless Wednesday

Dr. Albert B. Cleage,Sr Christmas on Scotten before 1948, Detroit.
Dr. Albert Buford Cleage,Sr Christmas on Scotten before 1948, Detroit.
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My Mother Smiling In A Hat – 1939 – Detrroit, Michigan Wordless Wednesday

Doris Graham Cleage in a hat, 1939

I was inspired to post this photo by a post on Between the Gate Posts “The Lady Wears The Hat“.  It’s a beautiful photograph of her aunt.

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Uncle Louis with a Fern

Louis Jacob Cleage. Not sure of date.

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Jilo and Ife in Idlewild – 1977 – Wordless Wednesday

Jilo and Ife at Louis’ cottage on Late Idlewild during a summer trip from Mississippi in 1977.