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Virginia Rhoads Brunner

This photograph of Virginia Rhoads Brunner (age 8-weeks) was purchased at an antique store in Maryland. I purchased it because 1) I hate to see photographs be discarded, and 2) it had Virginia’s name on it. I had to see if I could learn more about Virginia. Virginia Rhoads Brunner was born 23 February 1904 […]

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Oregon Agricultural College Alumni – Part 1

Winfield Eckley was the man who owned the two photographs featured in our “Corvallis, Oregon” post. Winfield was born 13 January 1893 in Lagrande, Oregon.[1] He was the son of Edwin Eckley and Harriett Jane “Hattie” Proebstel.[2] He attended Oregon Agricultural College and appeared as a graduate in the school’s 1916 yearbook.[3] When Winfield registered […]

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