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A Camera is Worth a Thousand Words

Several years ago, my grandfather bequeathed his Rolleicord camera to me.  He and my grandmother bought it in 1954 for 1,500 rupees (US $29.4) and it became their means of documenting the simple goings-on of home and family life.  Until I got wind of its existence, it had been sitting dormant in a small valise […]