Found Family Slides – NYC 1971

They were still under construction, and although in the background, the World Trade Center buildings were the stars of the pictures taken by my father, who was born in NYC in 1915. I am glad he was not here to witness the day the towers fell.

Happy Independence Day!

As long as we lived in Lincoln Park, we celebrated the 4th by meeting family friends on the back steps of the Chicago Historical Society for their “traditional” Independence Day celebration complete with a brass band playing Sousa marches, a few local pols making stump speeches on the back steps of the museum and a parade ledContinue reading “Happy Independence Day!”