Sunday, December 4, 2011

Internet Surprise

Every once in a while, when you least expect it, an internet surprise occurs.  I had one today and I am so excited.  I was doing an internet search for one of my husband's family members and up pops the most marvelous photograph.  I am so psyched! It's one thing to see names and dates, but to finally see faces, what a joy. So here is the photo.

Mabel Ora Rishell and Family

This is David Oliver Risheill and his wife Elizabeth Mirriam Trevor.  Mabel in second to left.  She was born in 1888.

Boy, I love the internet!

4 comments:

Amy Coffin, MLIS said...

Congratulations on the find!

Heather Kuhn Roelker said...

Wonderful! And to top it off the Internet is always changing so you never know what surprises are down the road. Congrats!

TCasteel said...

Three cheers for finding 'faces'. Hoorah for you. I know you must have truly been thrilled.
Regards,
Theresa (Tangled Trees)

Lisa Wallen Logsdon said...

Beautiful photo! Congrats on your discovery!

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