Dating old photographs men dating with the disabled
Yes, it's difficult when there is not a name on the back of the photo, but it is not impossible.
The following are some steps to consider in identifying your old photos.
If you don’t know the time period in which the photo was taken, you won’t have much luck determining who is in the photo, or anything personal about them.
Some things that can help you in identifying the time period in which a photo was taken include: Clothing and hairstyles are big clues as to time period, since fashions changed over time, just as they do today.
It got us thinking…we create a similar list of useful tips for dating photographs?
You may also have some old genealogical photos yourself. Maybe you don’t (not labeling photos was a big problem in generations past, as people just assumed everyone who saw the photo would know who it was, and didn’t think of future generations needing this information).
Either way, your old family photos can tell you far more about your ancestors than just what they looked like.
Now, after I picked myself off the floor, I tried to explain to her that there were ways to identify photos and perhaps in the future opportunities would arise that would help her figure out these long lost family members.
There are clues to your family history in old photographs.