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What to do with your old photographs

April 29, 2016  •  Leave a Comment
What should you do with all those photographs? The easiest thing to do is keep only the very best ones. Any photos that are out of focus, too dark, too light, or are not making you happy should go. (This applies to printed photos as well as your digital images.) If you're wondering what are the best images, keep in mind that they may not be the...
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Camp Tanadoona Excelsior Minnesota

March 30, 2016  •  Leave a Comment
Camp Tanadoona The Camp Fire group was organized in 1910 by Dr. Luther Halsey Gulick, and his wife, Charlotte Vetter Gulick. Camp Fire was designed to provide opportunities for development of the “whole” girl somewhat like the Boy Scouts. The first Camp Fire groups in Minnesota were organized in Minneapolis and St. Paul in 1912. Minneapolis Camp...
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The Burwell House in Minnetonka – 13209 E. McGinty Rd, Minnetonka

March 29, 2016  •  Leave a Comment
The Charles H. Burwell House is an historic house museum in Minnetonka, Hennepin, Minnesota. Built in 1883 by Charles Henry Burwell (1838–1917) for his second wife and their growing family. The land was purchased for $1,000.00 and the house was built for about $3,260.00. It is said the home's design was found in the Palliser's American Cottage cata...
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Genealogy and History - Glen Lake Sanatorium

March 27, 2016  •  Leave a Comment
Glen Lake Sanatorium was originally a tuberculosis treatment center serving Hennepin County in Minnesota. The facility was opened on 4 January 1916, with a capacity of 50 patients. The sanatorium had its own post office, and the mailing address was Glen Lake Sanatorium, Oak Terrace, Minnesota, and remained that until the surrounding area was incorp...
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5 Free Stock Photo Sites

February 28, 2016  •  Leave a Comment
In addition to photography, I help businesses with marketing, social media and branding and I like to make use of free resources for designs in addition to my own work. Yes, there are times I don't have everything I need! First big tip on finding images. When you do an Internet search, those photos that show up aren't necessarily free for you to u...
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