boathouse postcard 1924

1924 postcard from Muskoka

This 1924 postcard was sent to my Great grandmother from her nephew, Tom Kimmerly – a cousin to my grandfather, Donald Duck. The families were very close, and often visited and wrote to each other. I grew up in Ontario too, and we visited the Muskoka region. The place I went to summer camp, near…

Old photo ladies trellis

Ladies by the lake

I wonder who these two women were, and where this photo was taken. One guess is that it is along the lakeshore in late fall – there are leaves on the ground but not on the vine or tree. It must have been taken in the late 1800s.