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Report Card: Grade 2, Harold Bishop Elementary / Surrey, 1977-78

Report Card: Grade 2, Harold Bishop Elementary / Surrey, 1977-78 / cover and remarks
Report Card: Grade 2, Harold Bishop Elementary / Surrey, 1977-78 / inside with grades, remarks etc

See also: Class Photos, vol. 1 – Harold Bishop Elementary, K-4

Memento: Osmond Studio, wall of signatures (in cement), ca. 1977

Memento: Osmond Studio, wall of signatures, ca. 1977, Orem UT
I see Ernest Borgnine, who do you see? 

Memento: Jimmy Osmond meets 3 Olsonboys, ca. 1977

Memento: Jimmy Osmond meets Olsonboys, circa 1977, Orem Utah

 

#daveo50 ~ 1977 / 50 years > days > photos

#daveo50 ~ 1977 / Surrey, BC, Canada

Project: Upon turning 50 years old on August 16, 2020, Dave Olson (me, hello) is posting a photo (or maybe photos) a day / per year – starting with 1970 with intent of chronicling existence through various primary evidence sourced from studio portraits, class photos, ID / passport photos, or occasionally other “casual/group/random” shots when the above don’t exist in my archive (note: not “artificial intelligence,” really me, pulled from shoeboxes, journals, wallets and whatnot – diligently scanned and dated via glasses and haircuts, lightly annotated).

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Report Card: Grade 1, Harold Bishop Elementary / Surrey, 1976-77

Report Card: Grade 1, Harold Bishop Elementary / Surrey, 1976-77 / cover and remarks
Report Card: Grade 1, Harold Bishop Elementary / Surrey, 1976-77 / grades and remarks

See also: Class Photos, vol. 1 – Harold Bishop Elementary, K-4

#daveo50 ~ 1976 / 50 years > days > photos

#daveo50 ~ 1976 / Surrey, BC
Project: Upon turning 50 years old on August 16, 2020, Dave Olson (me, hello) is posting a photo a day per years staring with 1970 on June 17 with intent of chronicling existence through various evidence. Primarily sourced from studio portraits, class photos, ID / passport photos, or occasionally other “casual/group/random” shots when the above don’t exist in my archive (note: not “artificial intelligence,” really me, pulled from shoeboxes, journals, wallets and whatnot – diligently scanned and dated via glasses and haircuts, lightly annotated).

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Report Card: Kindergarten, Harold Bishop Elementary / Surrey, 1975-76

Report: Kindergarten, Harold Bishop – 1975-76 / cover
Report: Kindergarten, Harold Bishop – 1975-76 / remarks

See also: Class Photos, vol. 1 – Harold Bishop Elementary, K-4

#daveo50 ~ 1975 / 50 years > days > photos

Dave Olson, 1975 #daveo50
#daveo50 ~ 1975 / Surrey, BC

Project: Upon turning 50 years old on August 16, 2020, Dave Olson (me, hello) is posting a photo (or maybe photos) a day / per year – starting with 1970 with intent of chronicling existence through various primary evidence sourced from studio portraits, class photos, ID / passport photos, or occasionally other “casual/group/random” shots when the above don’t exist in my archive (note: not “artificial intelligence,” really me, pulled from shoeboxes, journals, wallets and whatnot – diligently scanned and dated via glasses and haircuts, lightly annotated).

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Evidence: Air Canada (with Mom, Bob, Dan) 1974

Evidence: Air Canada (with Mom, Bob, Dan) 1974

After being birthed in Saskatoon and flight to Calgary to Vancouver at 15 days, living in Eugene, Oregon for first year and some, we moved to Lansing, Michigan where Dad took a professor gig at Michigan State University and brother Dan was born.

Then, changing jobs again to University of British Columbia, we were on the plane again, westway to the world.

Not sure details of route (did they drive to Windsor/Toronto and then fly?) but based on sizes of the 3 brothers, believe this is the flight west on this Air Canada bird in 1974.

(Is this a 737? or 707 like the Gordon Lightfoot song?)

#daveo50 ~ 1974 / 50 years > days > photos

Dave Olson, 1974 #daveo50
#daveo50 ~ 1974 / Lansing, Michigan or Surrey, BC or…?
Project: Upon turning 50 years old on August 16, 2020, Dave Olson (me, hello) is posting a photo (or maybe photos) a day / per year – starting with 1970 with intent of chronicling existence through various primary evidence sourced from studio portraits, class photos, ID / passport photos, or occasionally other “casual/group/random” shots when the above don’t exist in my archive (note: not “artificial intelligence,” really me, pulled from shoeboxes, journals, wallets and whatnot – diligently scanned and dated via glasses and haircuts, lightly annotated).

Continue reading #daveo50 ~ 1974 / 50 years > days > photos