Tuesday, October 30, 2007

Saturday, March 24, 2007

Ruth Campbell Smith with Her Brothers

Around 1895 or so? Top: Harry, Bur; Bottom: Guy, Ruth

Sunday, March 04, 2007

Jesse E. Campbell

Jesse Elijah Campbell, brother of Rolla, uncle of Ruth Campbell Smith

Dr. Rolla W. Campbell

Rolla Wilbur Campbell, father of Ruth Campbell Smith

Dr. Isaac M. Campbell

Dr. Isaac M. Campbell, grandfather of Ruth Campbell Smith

Lydia Ann Hoar Campbell

Lydia Ann Hoar Campbell, grandmother of Ruth Campbell Smith

Monday, November 20, 2006

Marjorie's First Picture

The Smith Family, 1925. Back row: Gilbert and Ruth (holding Marjorie). Front Row: Dick, Albert, Dale, Ned

At Aunt Hattie's House in 1924

Aunt Hattie and her daughter Edna are probably two of the women sitting on the porch.

Fr. Albert J. Smith, SJ

Albert as a young priest in northern California, probably 1940's

Grandma Smith - Lucinda Caroline Thompson

Lucinda Caroline Thompson Smith, Gilbert's mother, before she died in1919

Thursday, September 14, 2006


This is Eleanor, Ruth's youngest daughter, born in 1929, so she is not mentioned in the diaries, but as of September 2006, she is commenting on some of the diary entries with her own memories. This picture was taken in the early 1930's.

Tuesday, September 12, 2006

Early Smith Family

Gilbert Smith is the little boy in the front. His mother, Caroline Lucinda Thompson Smith, is on the left, his father, James William Albert Smith is on the right, and his two sisters, Bess and Nell are in the center. I don't know which is Bess and which is Nell. The picture is probably from the early 1890's.

Bess Smith

Gilbert's sister, Bess

Nell Smith

Gilbert's sister, Nell.

Tuesday, September 05, 2006

Nancy Elizabeth Jordan Campbell, Later Years

Nancy Elizabeth Jordan Campbell, picture probably from the 1920's.

Nancy Elizabeth Jordan Campbell

Nancy Elizabeth Jordan Campbell, Ruth's mother.

Saturday, August 19, 2006

Dr. Rolla Campbell in his Office

Dr. Rolla Campbell (Ruth's father) in his office at the Banker's Trust Building.

Gilbert's Office

Office at the Gas Co. where Gilbert Smith worked. He is way in the back, facing the camera.

Bob Campbell - Grandma's Nephew

Bob Campbell, one of Grandma's nephews. He is mentioned in this diary entry.

Gilbert Smith 1909 Graduation Picture

Gilbert Smith 1909 Graduation Picture

Thursday, July 13, 2006

Pillow made by Ruth Campbell Smith - 1960's

Pillow made by Ruth Campbell Smith sometime in the late 1960's, front and back.

Tuesday, June 27, 2006

Ruth Campbell Smith 1914

Ruth Campbell Smith, approximately a year before she got married.

Smith Boys - 1924

The four boys in 1924.

Gilbert Smith

Gilbert Leo Smith, Ruth's husband

Wednesday, May 24, 2006

Aunt Hattie's House in Ohio

This is Aunt Hattie's house in Ohio. Looks big!