Today is Madness Monday!! Want to know what's driving me mad today? ORPHANED PHOTOS. Simply put, old original photos of weddings and kids and families that don't have a home with their real families and are up for auction on ebay. I mean, I'm glad that they're not in the trash and that there is a possibility that they could be reunited with their families, but wow. I just spent about an hour looking through pages and pages of them. It brings tears to my eyes! Some of them are even identified!
So if you're interested in finding photos of your ancestors, I suggest searching ebay. I didn't find any of mine yet, but I'll keep looking!
Search "Antique Photographs" under the Collectibles category. I used the left margin to narrow it down to "photographic images", then "original print". Or you can search for your state, but that will only work if it's labeled. Good Luck!!