Orleans had its share of characters. Some folks you might have known or wish you had met.
Maybe some you had met and wish you hadn’t. Others you might not care about at all.
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Susan Abigail (Rogers) Lewis, 1843-1918
Children Born in Nettie Knowles Maternity Home - Page 4
Children Born in Nettie Knowles Maternity Home - Page 3
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Children Born in Nettie Knowles Maternity Home - Page 1
No idea who the other people are. Help!
Orleans Doctor Retires - Henry E. White
Gathering to Celebrate Something – ca 1950
Mystery Gathering – late 1800’s
Bill Ike lived on Hopkins Lane with brother Fred Small about 1/8 mile to the Old Hopkins house.
Burt Higgins & Eugene “The Barber” Nickerson at the head of Town Cove
Young Brothers around 1940’s
James Leach, Veterinarian
Old Time "Likker" Salesmen (ca 2008)
Chatham High vs Orleans High
Russell Chase, protegeˊ of Harry Hunt.
Walter Brady's wedding attendees
Roland Melvin (Mel) Mayo 1910-2001
Karl Clark and Fred Colby ca 1947
Turnip Field in Eastham - 1928
Selectmen and wives Orleans, 1940's
Arthur Nickerson 1897-1974
Willis F. Nickerson 1859-1925 and wife, Clara Eva (Ellis)
Vernon Smith well known Orleans Artist
Eugene E. Nickerson - Barber
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