Miss Magnolia Thunderpussy's photos with the Nord Holland

Marken - old man smoking a pipe

Marken - old man smoking a pipe
From my vintage postcard collection.
Added on December  1, 2008

Three Marken girls - late 19th Century

Three Marken girls -  late 19th Century
From my vintage postcard collection.
Added on December  1, 2008

Marken mother and three daughters - early 20th Century

Marken mother and three daughters - early 20th Century
From my vintage postcard collection.
Added on December  1, 2008

Marken - 1910

Marken - 1910
From my vintage postcard collection.
Added on December  1, 2008

Interior of a Marken shop

Interior of a Marken shop
Goodness kniows what they sold in such a cluttered space!

From my vintage postcard collection.
Added on December  1, 2008

Interior of a Marken house - early 20th Century

Interior of a Marken house - early 20th Century
From my vintage postcard collection.
Added on December  1, 2008

Two Marken girls looking over a bridge - late 19th Century

Two Marken girls looking over a bridge   -  late 19th Century
From my vintage postcard collection.
Added on December  1, 2008

"Marker visschers 4 x 75 jaar" - Four 75 year-old Marken fishermen

"Marker visschers 4 x 75 jaar"    -  Four 75 year-old Marken fishermen
From my vintage postcard collection.
Added on December  1, 2008

Interior of a Marken house - early 20th Century

Interior of a Marken house - early 20th Century
From my vintage postcard collection.
Added on December  1, 2008

Marken haven - Marken harbour

Marken haven  -  Marken harbour
From my vintage postcard collection.
Added on December  1, 2008

"Eiland Marken" - the Island of Marken

"Eiland Marken"   -  the Island of Marken
From my vintage postcard collection.
Added on December  1, 2008

American sailor visiting the Island of Marken - 1927

American sailor visiting the Island of Marken - 1927
For sale on ebay a few years ago. Apparently he served on board USS Whipple.
Added on December  1, 2008

Teenage boy with dog cart - possibly on the Island of Marken, Nord Holland, 1890s

Teenage boy with dog cart  -  possibly on the Island of Marken, Nord Holland, 1890s
Added on December  1, 2008

Marken housewives gossiping

Marken housewives gossiping
Added on December  1, 2008

Marken mother and two children in front of the fire

Marken mother and two children in front of the fire
The child she is attending to is inside an old form of high-chair, with wheels, and was probably in that family's possesion for generations.
Just look at the shining floorboards!
Added on December  1, 2008

Marken mother and baby in cot

Marken mother and baby in cot
Added on December  1, 2008

Marken mother and daughter in the living room of a house

Marken mother and daughter in the living room of a house
In true Netherlands fashion - albeit now a thing of the past somewhat - the family's prized possessions ostentatiously displayed for visitors to marvel at! And of course, the interior is spotlessly clean.
Added on December  1, 2008

Marken mother and child

Marken mother and child
Added on December  1, 2008