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Show us your golden era family wedding photos

Discussion in 'The Display Case' started by just_me, Oct 8, 2008.

  1. just_me

    just_me Practically Family

    I found a bunch of pictures from my parents' wedding day. I have one scanned and I love the clothes.

    I hope this is the right to place to post this. I'm sorry if it's not and I've made a faux pas.

  2. That is a great photo, what is the exact year?
  3. just_me

    just_me Practically Family

    I'm talking to my mother on the phone right now and it was 1945.

    Thanks. I have a great bunch of photos from then.
  4. carter

    carter I'll Lock Up

    Terrific photo! Now there's a man who knows how to wear a fedora! :eusa_clap :eusa_clap :eusa_clap
  5. Lady Day

    Lady Day I'll Lock Up Bartender

    You SO have your mom's smile :)

    The Display case would be ideal for this thread.

  6. just_me

    just_me Practically Family

    Look at these dresses and hats. Gojus, eh? :D

    (Does the admin have to move the thread to the Display Case?)

  7. kpreed

    kpreed Guest

    I think this maybe the wrong spot on the forum too.
    I do not want to steal anyone's thread, but I wanted to post my folk's on their wedding day too for a while now. Aug. 1943 in San Rafael, Calif.
  8. reetpleat

    reetpleat Call Me a Cab

    Show us your parents and grandparents golden era wedding photos

    And a new progressive thread is created. I propose this be parked somewhere as the "show us your parents and grandparents golden era wedding photos
  9. just_me

    just_me Practically Family

    I agree. I'm new here, so who has to do that?
  10. just_me

    just_me Practically Family

    Here are a couple of honeymoon pictures. It was February in the Catskills.

    I love my mother's shoes and my father's leather jacket.


  11. Your folks look fantastic! I would adore to have an overcoat like the one your father has on in the first picture, while that bound edge fedora is to die for.
  12. just_me

    just_me Practically Family

    Thanks. I think the clothes are really neat. I have several other pictures of him in that coat and fedora in other locations.
  13. Great photo! A very happy couple I must say. And yes, I can see a lot of resemblance between you and your Mom! If you had a hat like hers and styled your hair like hers, I'm sure you could almost recreate that photo to some degree... And the clothes shouldn't be too hard to land... so many gals here have connections for gettin' vintage.

    Love it!
  14. troy

    troy One of the Regulars

    That's one beautiful picture. The spirit of the day and their happiness really shines through!
  15. just_me

    just_me Practically Family

    It's a shame it didn't last. They were divorced when I was 10.
  16. just_me

    just_me Practically Family

    I wasn't married in the golden era, but my wedding gown was from the 30s. Would it be appropriate to post a picture here? I loved that gown.
  17. From the Far East end of the Pacific

    1947-- My aunt and family.


    1948--My parents and family.


    1954--My uncle and family--the little girl in the family photo is me. :)

  18. just_me

    just_me Practically Family

    LaMedicine - thanks for posting those pictures. Fabulous. :)

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