another take on an unusual old building in Big Island, Virginia (B&W version)
This unusual structure is along Riverside Circle in Big Island, Va. see color version here: www.flickr.com/photos/retroweb/4457458076/ October 2008 view here: www.flickr.com/photos/retroweb/2975228471/
Belle Helene, Geismar, Ascension Parish, Louisiana
Belle Helene, Geismar, Ascension Parish, Louisiana and other family and vintage photos from the past. Put faces to the names of your loved ones at AncientFaces.
Interracial love affair and 1872 marriage uncovered
William Ramey, the son of a prominent South Carolina businessman, was 20 years old in 1860 when he met then 14-year-old Kattie Simkins, who was a slave on his father's friend's plantation.