Grace in the Afternoon

AUTOGRAPHED BY CAROL SERLING

NUMBERS ARE LIMITED

GRACE IN THE AFTERNOON

(A Cayuga Love Story)

Description:
Introductions  by: Carol Serling & Edith Delavan.

We are pleased to announced a LIMITED supply of autographed copies

INTRODUCTION

One day, not so long ago; I climbed the rickety ladder to the attic in my very old cottage. It is always interesting to rummage around up there. Far off in the corner, under the rafters, a wooden box caught my fancy. It was covered with dust, and almost demanded to be opened. Inside the box I found a collection of glass photographic plates from the last century. The pictures were all shot in the Finger Lakes area by my Great-Uncle Ray and they primarily cover the years 1890-1910. It is these long forgotten glass plate negatives that make up this photographic journal, documenting the lives of two people who lived here on Cayuga,Lake and left a record of life in another era.

This cottage where I have come every summer of my life once belonged to my Great-Aunt Grace and her artist/ photographer husband, Ray Chamberlain. I had my photographer friend Edith print up these negatives taken by Uncle Ray and their lives then took on a more personal dimension for me. The photographs seemed to tell a story, perhaps a bit of a love story.

Carol Serling Spring 1999

Product Dimensions: 10.9 x 8.3 x 0.6 inches

Shipping Weight: 1.2 pounds

$15.00