1957 ice

cold weather of 1957

This is a picture I took of my mom and dad in Jan or Feb of 1957. They are standing ON the Columbia River along side of our boat (the Tyee) at Tyee Yatch Club. This is located at 33rd and Marine Dr. They are about 200 yds from the shore. The river was frozen to about 400 yds from the shore.

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Bongo says ... on Saturday, Jan 15 at 11:24 AM

Great old pic. Thanks for sharing.

Geezer says ... on Friday, Jan 14 at 4:06 PM

By cracy, them were some cold years and to think I nearly froze myself one year hunting and got caught without any clothing due to the cabin catching on fire and then I met up with a bear and then I....

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