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The Fabulous Fifties

The Eisenhower Years - A Time of Optimism and Growth

After the Great Depression and World War II, everyone was ready to take a breath and have fun. Population boomed, families moved to the suburbs, television (by the end of the decade) would be in most homes . . . daily life wasn't perfect but we pretended it was!

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Taken in Pontiac, Oakland County, MI.
A photo of William "Billy" Tuttle in probably the late 1950's when he was in... more
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Taken at Aunt Alice & Uncle Mickey's House, Brentwood, Suffolk County, NY in .
A photo of Dad, Gino Joseph Quatraro ... happy as always
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Taken in MD in .
A photo of Catherine Hurles and Gino Joseph Quatraro (Mom and Dad) on their... more
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Taken in Windham, Greene County, NY in .
A photo of John Donald Knapp (Yaggie) - Easter in Windham, NY, Donald meets... more
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This was a posed picture of my mom (Dorothy Bennett Gruver) teasing my Dad... more
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A photo of Helen Martician in her 30's.
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A photo of Jane Thomas in 1956 restored by me, her Godchild - sitting on her... more
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A photo of Carmela Licciardelli
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Taken in Fenwick, Montcalm County, MI in .
A photo of the Johnson family - my family - At house in Fenwick
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Taken in Fort Worth, Tarrant County, TX in .
A photo of Grandmother Kate Wells Taylor Hardgrave in downtown Ft Worth with... more
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Taken at UNC campus, Chapel Hill, Orange County, NC on .
A photo from the wedding of Shra Feldman and Eugene Buyer: L to R: Lena... more
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Taken in Chapel Hill, Orange County, NC on .
A photo of Carol (Feldman) Goldberg at her sister's wedding. L to R: Shera... more
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Taken in Chapel Hill, Orange County, NC on .
A photo of the Eugene and Shera Buyer wedding. L to R: Shera Buyer (Feldman),... more
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A photo of Charlie Sherbert. I believe this was took in 1950s.
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Taken in .
A photo of Kenneth E. Bondurant - My uncle by marriage
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Taken in Mountain Home, Baxter County, AR in .
A photo of Marie Delores Kimbro - 7th grade yearbook photo
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A photo of William Burch - High School Graduation
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