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S: Growing Up in Seattle

FC: Growing Up in Seattle | 1950s - 1970s | Written and Photographed by Kathy Budd Dunkin

1: Our Family History | "Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow."

2: Galen R. Budd married Irene L. Christianson on March 26, 1946

3: Galen's parents were Charles H Budd and Floy Bertelson. | Irene's parents were August J. Christianson and Daisy Miner. | Their children were KarenRae Gater, Kathy Louise Dunkin, and Kevin Galen Budd.

4: Mother | Grand Mother | Grand Father | Great Grand Father | Great Grand Father | Great Grand Mother | Great Grand Mother | I | AUGUST J CHRISTIANSON | IRENE | DAISY MINER

5: Father | Grand Mother | Grand Father | Great Grand Father | Great Grand Father | Great Grand Mother | Great Grand Mother | FLOY BERTLESON | Father | Grand Mother | Grand Father | Great Grand Father | Great Grand Father | Great Grand Mother | Great Grand Mother | GALEN | CHARLES h BUDD

6: House with the Broomstick Fence | 8403 - 12th Ave SW Seattle

7: Mom & Karen | Mom & Kathy | Mom & Kevin | Dad & Kevin

8: 8403 - 12th Ave SW in 2010 | Karen & Kathy before Kevin was born.

9: The house looked great on our 2010 day of reminiscing. This is the house we lived in when Kevin was born. Bilows behind us. Plunks three doors down.

10: When living on 12th Ave SW, we played at Highland Park and attended Highland Park Elementary School.

11: The wading pool at Highland Park We discovered that it was built in 1937. Older than us!

12: "The pool and backstop are over 50 years old!...I only got to be on the team because Dad was a coach!"

13: Look at this field! I played Little League here about 45 years ago.

14: To Kevin, the field at Highland Park looked small. | To Kathy, the field looked big like in our childhood.

15: Kevin was fascinated with Highland Park and the school. | Karen and Kathy thought that some of the boards on the bleachers looked like the original ones.

16: Denny Jr High

17: Like branches on a tree, our lives may grow in different directions yet our roots remain as one.

18: We had picnics at Lincoln Park. | At Green Lake we walked, biked, roller skated, and watched fireworks.

19: Seattle World's Fair was a big deal for us. Kevin was in elementary school, Kathy in jr high, and Karen in high school.



22: Tent Camping, Canoe, Trailer, Beach Combing

23: Camano Island, Deception Pass, Sun Lakes, Wenatchee,

24: Strolling Lake Fenwick Park | Kevin found that the park had been upgraded. It used to be an old fishing hole. | Karen found Dragonflies

25: An alligator at Lake Fenwick?

26: We make up silly songs. | We love to laugh at similar things. | We tell stories... over and over and over. OH NO!!! | We love the Lord. | We enjoy the beauty of nature.

27: What an interesting, fun day we had! Reminiscing... Seeing our old house,.. Checking out the schools... Sharing memories... After the year of 2009 - 2010, it encouraged me to get up and move on.

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