Asset 37 Back to Daily Archive Back

Seeing Stars & Family Farms

Sometimes we live no particular way but our own. So let your mind go and let the memories flow.

From our Instagram

Put on your party face

Sometimes, you just have to get creative with the resources available. No makeup? No problem. Simply grab some markers and apply - just pray they're not permanent.

Photo source: Flickr

Photomyne user photo

Family farm fun

"(The photo) is of my Grandmother, Minnie Helen Weeks (Ferguson) and her brother Elmer Weeks. We approximate that it was taken in 1915 when she was 14 and he was 10. The location is in front of the new home my great grandfather built on their family farm, just west of Hoxie, Sheridan County, Kansas. We are not sure who took the photo but the local historical society in Hoxie attributes a lot of "professional" photographs of the time to a gentleman by the last name of Long. In 1934 Minnie, her husband, and her son's moved to Colorado to escape the Dust Bowl."

Photo source: Photomyne user Jill Ferguson Sellars

Vintage item of the day

Through the looking glass - the sextant

Heading on a nautical adventure anytime soon? Don't forget your sextant or you'll miss your chance to measure the angular distance between two objects! Practically speaking, a sextant helps determine latitude and longitude, a fun activity for the whole family 😉.

Photo source: Wikimedia Commons

Have a good day and see you Monday :)

Step into our time machine

Fill your future with a vintage look at the past. Get the daily email on everything old-school.

Asset 24
by Photomyne
Download

Get the full scanning suite

Unlock premium access to all three scanning apps:
Photomyne Photo Scan, SlideScan and FilmBox.

Try 3 days free then $59.99/year

Plan auto-renews until canceled. Cancel anytime.

Phone number

so we can text you a download link

First name

Last name

Card number

Expiration date

CVV

By clicking the button above you are agreeing to the
Terms of Use

Congrats! You now have the Photomyne scanning suite

We just sent a text message to your phone .

Didn't get it? Re-type your number here.

What's next? Follow these steps to continue:

1. Download the Photo Scan by Photomyne app

Open the text message / email we sent you and tap the link to download Photo Scan by Photomyne on your phone.

2. Open the app & log in

Open Photo Scan by Photomyne and tap ‘Got the scanning suite?’ to log in with your phone number.

3. Download SlideScan & FilmBox

Once logged in to Photo Scan by Photomyne, download the other apps: SlideScan and FilmBox.

Login to your account

Sent

Your content is safe
and private

Asset 105
You are the sole owner of the photos. They will remain private unless you choose otherwise.
Asset 110
We are committed to collecting only the absolute minimum data necessary for using the service.
Asset 104
We may use anonymous, unidentified app usage information for product improvement purposes.
Some of our vendors are US-based, so personal data may be transferred to the US. Please review our Privacy Policy to learn how this may affect you.

We urge you to read Photomyne’s complete GDPR information page before continuing.