Site Status – Media Player

Hello Just a quick note to let you know that we are experiencing a problem with our music (media) player, which we also use to play OTR and more. This problem does not seem to exist in every browser, so you may not encounter a problem. If you do.. please know that we are working on it, and thanks!

Thanksgiving Day – November 21, 1940

Our primary purpose here is to bring you photos of the Timothy Levi Crouch family of Connecticut taken at Thanksgiving in November of 1940 by Jack Delano, for the Farm Security Administration. But first.. A year prior to the 1940 Thanksgiving holiday, President Franklin D. Roosevelt made a proclamation moving the official celebration one week earlier than the traditional fourth …

I met a HERO today: Veteran’s Day 2011

While out for lunch today, I entered the restaurant and noticed a group of seasoned citizens sitting at a large table laughing and cutting up. They appeared to be in their late 70's or early 80's, or somewhere around there. Anyway, I was intrigued by their "coffee club" type of chatter and managed to sit at a table near them (and okay, …