Humble Contributions to the Peoples' History

Several years ago we traveled to the eastern shore of the Upper Peninsula of Michigan to search for our great-grandparents farm, on a dirt road in the little town of Stalwart. We had a photograph from 1900 as a reference, but we were uncertain whether their home would still be there.

We did find the house in a clearing in the forest. As I took the photograph, ghostly apparitions appeared before me as I imagined that instant in the old photograph of the carriage and where it might have taken my grandparents that day.

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Comments on: "Gone, But Not Forgotten: Imagined Images" (3)

  1. This is so powerful. It makes me want to go to the plantations of Mississippi, the coastlines of Honduras and the ports of Africa. That’s my background 🙂

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