from the Oregonian (via Seattle Times) ...
"Michael van der Hout, 51, a legal services assistant at a Portland law firm, sorts through his father's memorabilia to craft a story about his family's history. He sends stories to 200 people, many of them strangers, across the United States, Canada and Europe."
photo by Olivia Bucks, story by Tom Hallman, Jr.
[click on headline for the story]