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Wednesday, June 1, 2011

Please Meet Evelyn

Hello my dear friends,

I hope you don't mind,but this is just a very short post today in which I would like to share a few old photographs with you from my collection.

I would like you to meet Evelyn Casey.

I love this photo of this young girl simply because of her natural beauty and when you look at her it's like she is looking inside you, almost like she knows you.

Evelyn is 16 years old in 1900 and she is from Irish decent.
These pictures were taken of her while she was trying to get a job in a factory in the U S.
She was one of the many working children of those days.

I hope you are all well.

Have a peaceful and creative day,

Karen B.


  1. Hi Karen,
    I love the photos of Evelyn and the story behind the photos. Yes, it does look like she is looking inside me! Great photos. Thanks for sharing with us.
    I hope your day is wonderfully creative!

  2. She is lovely Karen.

    Have a wonderful day!


  3. Evelyn is sweet

    however I love those old coin purses on your previous post.

    I have seen those made into necklaces and love them if only i could souder

    since i am new to your blog i entered your your give a way


  4. Hi Karen,

    I really like these old photos as well! It reminds me of the name of our band - Isobelle Gunn....look her up sometime and let me know if you ever find a picture of her!

    Your friend at the bank,

    Jeremy :)

    ps. I think it might be a special day for you today?! Have a good one.