The photos are important, and they are almost all I have. In many cases there are no stories to go with the photos. Only thoughts and imaginings. So if there are stories, I will communicate them as best I can. If there are no stories, I will communicate my feelings. I'll try to make clear which is which.
Is the photo in the sidebar the same family (minus the son) as the family in the banner photo? Is that my grandmother again holding a kitty?
My great-grandparents at one time owned four houses (according to my dad) which is perhaps why the street number on this house varies with the one listed in the Directories.
At the Grain Exchange in Winnipeg, where she met my grandfather. I don't think he's one of these fellows. I never met him. He passed on before I was born.