Emily Bilen talks to her grandpa James Henry about his time in the military. "What is the most difficult thing about being in the military?"

In this interview, conducted in Harrison township, Michigan on April 21st 2019, Emily Bilen interviews her grandfather James Henry Bilen about his childhood, education, the time he lived in Alaska, and his military career during the Vietnam war. He shared...

The Crazy Old Lady That Raised Me

Today I talked with my grandma; she is currently 59 years old. We talked about how she had a rough childhood with an alcoholic father and mother who didn’t show any compassion or love. Her grandparents owned a farm where...

A fishing trip leads to a boat on fire

Salmon Idaho fishing local is out fishing with his friends on the town section and sets his boat on fire

Mike Ellis: Growing up in and around Carmen Idaho.

Ranch life and growing up in nature in the 50’s and 60’s. (Picture: Dick and Mike Ellis at The Ore Cash Mill, July 1960)