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GLENN and BARBARA HALLIDAY


Barbara and Glenn, at "Avamere" 2013

Who live near Salem, Capital City of Oregon


Salem Capitol and Spring Cherry Blossoms

 


 

NEW STUFF

UPDATES

THE CATS OF OUR HOUSES
"PLUTO AND PLATO"
"JONATHAN"
"IMP"
 

2014 von Pressentin Newsletter
PDF version


Christmas Memories


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Check out:

Mark's site
His travels to Everywhere!

Karen's site
Birding including: Bulgaria, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Ghana, Madagascar, Mexico, Morocco, Namibia, Panama, & South Africa.
Astronomy,
Family History-
Translated Kemmerich-Urbain Letters,
Nepal Peace Corps,
Star Trek Stuff

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Nu Delta


2011 Reunion Photo Album

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OUR FAMILY


Karen,  May 24, 2014

Mark, Barbara & Glenn
June 15, 2014

Christmas, 2013


This Year's Christmas Letter





Picasa Photo Albums - Family Activities

Milwaukie Union High School 65th Reunion
July 28, 2013

FAMILY HISTORY & GENEALOGY

So far: Halliday, Kemmerich, von Pressentin History

HALLIDAY FAMILY
A short history

Glenn-An Accidental Pioneer

Mark 60th Birthday Photos

Moving
To a Retirement Apartment
May, 2008


KEMMERICH FAMILY HISTORY
August & Barbara Kemmerich

Rasar State Park
--site of Kemmerich Homestead

Kemmerich-Urbain Correspondence
1903-1932
All letters now translated!

The Hommerdings
The Family's History in Germany, the USA
and Brazil 
-- a Brazil Branch
-- Photos from Hommerdingen, Biesdorf

Walter Butzen
Kemmerich Ancestor




ALASKA FAMILY HISTORY
A trip to Alaska resulted in more research
on Barbara's family history related to that state.

"Tales of Yes Bay, Alaska"
Where Al & Pauline Kemmerich lived 1923-1933
Part One, Part Two, Part Three,
Part Four (Excerpts from book):
"Alaska's Salmon Hatcheries 1891-1959"
Part Five Yes Bay Today

The Yes Bay Hatchery, 55 years later
Not everything at the Yes Bay hatchery was dismantled and removed from the site.
A Yes Bay Hatchery Photo Album
Includes some new photos recently found.

Stan Bishop - A True Alaskan Sourdough
Excerpts from an oral history recorded in 1997
"Stan and the Milk Run"
Stan Bishop almost drowns,
bringing milk for the "Yes Bay Babies"

 

GLENN'S WILDFLOWER PHOTOGRAPHY
(How did this hobby ever get started?)

 

Your comments or further inquiries are always welcome. Just send us an e-mail: gbhalliday2@yahoo.com

Unless otherwise noted, text and photos are the property
of
Glenn and Barbara Halliday, © 2014

Last updated: September 8, 2014

 

OUR TRAVELS


AROUND OREGON

Visit to Timberline Lodge, Mt. Hood
August 9, 2013
Columbia Gorge Trip
May 10-11, 2010
Mt. Hood Railway
April 15, 2010
Silver Falls/Mt. Angel

October, 2009

Central Cascade Mountains
June, 2009

Oregon Coast
& Fern Ridge Refuge

June, 2009
Peony Gardens
May, 2009
Marys Peak & Wetlands
May, 2009
Iris Gardens
May, 2009
Oregon Coast
May, 2009
Tulip Festival, Oregon
April, 2009
Oregon's Southern Cascade Mountains
June, 2007
Northeastern Oregon
The Wallowa Mountains & Zumwalt Prairie
June 30-July 3, 2006
Oregon Coast
Salem to Coos Bay
April 2006
 

BEYOND OREGON

Our 60th Anniversary Trip to Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
December, 2010 

New England/Canada Cruise
October, 2010

Sea of Cortez Cruise
Mexico

April, 2010

 Alaskan "Connoisseur" Cruise
Inside Passage & Gulf of Alaska 
July, 2009

Hawaiian Islands Cruise
December, 2008

The Temples of Angkor
Cambodia
January, 2008

Visit to the Mayan Riviera, Mexico
Staying at the
"Aventura Spa Palace" resort
December, 2006

Wine Country Tour
Oregon Coast, No. Calif. Redwoods,
Napa & Sonoma Valleys
September, 2006

Eastern Mediterranean Cruise
Venice, Dubrovnik, Corfu, Olympia, Athens, Mykonos, Ephesus (Turkey), Rhodes, Santorini, Naples (Pompeii), Rome
May 22 - June 3, 2006


55th Anniversary Cruise
San Diego, Catalina Island,
Cabo San Lucas & Ensenada, Mexico
Dec. 4 - 10, 2005

Trip to Tuscany
An Elderhostel program featuring
Florence and Tuscany
May 2005

Western Caribbean Cruise
Belize, Mexico, Grand Cayman Is.
February 24 to March 5, 2005

Alaska, Inside Passage
Ketchikan, Tracy Arm, Juneau,
Skagway, & Victoria
September, 2004

Baltic Cruise
Copenhagen, Denmark; Stockholm, Sweden; Tallinn, Estonia; St. Petersburg, Russia; Helsinki, Finland; Warnemünde, Germany; Arhus, Denmark; Oslo, Norway
June, 2004

Germany
Barbara and Karen combined a search for our "roots" in Germany

from the Baltic to Bavaria
with sightseeing and birding.
(We found Goettsch, von Pressentin, Kemmerich and Butzen relatives)
May, 2003

Sea of Cortez Cruise
San Diego, Puerto Vallarta, Mazatlan, La Paz, Santa Rosalia, Loreto, Cabo San Lucas
February, 2003

Northern Yucatan Peninsula
Mayan Ruins

 Chichen-Itza, Uxmal, Kabah, Sayil,
Loltun Caverns, Tulum
March, 1995