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Beautiful stairstep family photo with seven Cappel children



This is a beautiful photo. Notice the mother's arm and shoulder on the far right, holding baby still.

It's a picture of John Joseph Cappel (born 1912) and his siblings, one of whom is Vernice (born 1908). It's from Ancient Faces, at http://www.ancientfaces.com/research/photo/405276

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I love this picture!! So many old photos have very stoic looking subjects and I love how the older girls look happy. Love your site!
Natalia said…
I so agree with you! It makes me wonder whether it was taken a bit later in time, when cameras were faster and could allow for a smile. It does make you feel that you can see a little more of their personalities.

Thank you for visiting my blog, and I hope you keep visiting.

Sincerely
Natalia

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