Some of us able to dress in the period went up to help add some ambience to the event. Here is the events mastermind, Vanessa, going over the plan with my buddy Adin and me:
It was an incredible experience; they had a little bit of everything. A big band and the opportunity to do some swing dancing; a car show:
And a real highlight, the Andrews Sisters-esque group The Manhattan Dolls:
SO- on my first post, I imagine I should tie this to Louisville somehow. Well- my Grandma is a life long Louisville resident but Cincinnati was always a big part of her life since she used to go up there to spend Summers with her great aunt Minnie. Aunt Minnie is here on the right; looks like someone may have something to answer for:
Thanks for joining me for my first post, everybody! Special thanks to Adin Pemberton for sharing a number of the images from the museum. Other posts will likely be quite a bit shorter, but I have been wanting to share that event.