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Mystery behind donated photo album leads woman on search for long-lost family connection

Original post made on Oct 16, 2020

A donation to the Friends of the Palo Alto Library led to the discovery of a series of photographs of a now-deceased Palo Alto doctor and a mystery about where they came from.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Friday, October 16, 2020, 6:55 AM

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Posted by efs
a resident of Crescent Park
on Oct 16, 2020 at 11:01 am

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Wonderful story. I hope Jeannie finds the source of these photos!

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Posted by Sondra Murphy
a resident of College Terrace
on Oct 16, 2020 at 11:14 am

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Wonderful story and interesting mystery. Please let us know how your investigation goes.

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Posted by neighbor Ellen
a resident of Green Acres
on Oct 16, 2020 at 11:00 pm

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Wonderful story about 2 wonderful people (Jeannie and George). I hope she discovers some interesting relatives!

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Posted by Louise Beattie
a resident of Crescent Park
on Oct 17, 2020 at 10:26 am

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Pat Bumenthal does it again!

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Posted by Alice Schaffer Smith
a resident of Downtown North
on Oct 17, 2020 at 10:41 am

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Amazing.. and such a lovely family to be reunited with their past!

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Posted by Novelera
a resident of Midtown
on Oct 17, 2020 at 1:28 pm

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In these sad times, I SO enjoyed reading this article, Sue.

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Posted by Donald R. Beal
a resident of another community
on Oct 21, 2020 at 8:34 am

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If you could pass this very interesting and informative article on to the Bates College Alumni Association, Lewiston Maine, I am sure they would find it interesting. The exact mailing address could be found on their website.

Donald Beal, Bates College '60

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