OLD TIME PHOTOS
........SOME WILL BREAK YOUR HEART.........YOU WILL GO AWAY WANTING TO KNOW THE HISTORY OF THE PICTURES AND THE PEOPLE IN THEM......THEY WENT THROUGH HARD…
Jackie Warren Dunaway
Dust bowl life. Interesting fact: when the flour companies learned that the poor in the dust bowl were sewing flour bags together to make dresses and other clothing for the children, they began selling their flour in different decorative bags with flowers and such things printed on them so that the "clothing" made would be a bit more attractive and fun. And the little girls really appreciated that. It's the little things....
Belle Grove Plantation, River Road southern Louisiana - built 1857; one of the largest mansions ever built in the South, surpassing that of the neighboring Nottoway, which is often cited as the largest antebellum plantation house remaining in the South. The structure stood 62 feet high and had seventy-five rooms (including a jail cell) spread over four floors.