This is a case of genealogical serendipity. I set out to determine the precise location of the house where my maternal great-grandparents, Albert and Mary Pohl, lived. In this picture taken about 1909, the Pohl family posed in front of their house.1
From something unexpected, I uncovered a trail of bread crumbs that led me to their doorstep.
- The original is in the possession of Mike Voisin (mounted on cardboard, 5-15/16 by 6-15/16 inches). [↩]