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The Child's Lost Picture

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This picture was made by a studio called Blue Light Studio; this picture was made in 1951-53. The photographer of the studio enlarged the picture to a 16 x 20 and used it as a display on a large easel on the sidewalk in front of their photography studio.

The only picture we had of this picture was a 5" x 7" which was given to my parents for allowing the photo to be displayed.

A few years ago, I contacted the studio that made this photograph. I was told that the original studio had been involved in a fire and all the photographs had been destroyed. This particular 16" x 20" photograph and easel had been in the fire.

The lady I spoke with had worked at the studio and remembered the photo shoot of this child. The lady I spoke to had told me that before the fire that she wished she could find the family of this child in the picture.


The child in this picture was me! I am sad that the original picture was lost in a fire. The original picture was in color. The dress I was wearing was yellow organza made by my mother.

I am so grateful to have the 5 x 7 picture and now I know the story behind it.

By WandaJo from Tennessee

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February 20, 20070 found this helpful

Now with all the digital photo tools - you could probably get someone to colorize the picture for you and enlarge it! Wouldn't the dress look nice in light yellow.

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February 21, 20070 found this helpful

It's sad that the original was lost, but I'm glad that you finally found out the history.

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