1913 postcard in Ridgetown

A hundred years ago on December 15, this postcard was sent to my great-great aunt (Leta Duck – here’s a link to her birth & death info) – a photo taken in October 1913. From what I can make out, the writing on the front says MCR Depot Ridgetown – October 1913 – . The…

1920s swimming

Swimming in Lake Erie

It’s fun seeing people swimming in Lake Erie about 90 years ago. I’m not sure who these people are but the older baby looks familiar, like it may be my grandpa. We still take advantage of the lake. On our trip home this summer we spent lots of time at the Lake Erie beach in…