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The story behind a 1939 National Geographic photo

natgeosiblings.jpgNational Geographic posted this photo on its archive Tumblr with the caption, "Seven siblings sit on a wooden fence in Quebec, Canada, May 1939". That caught the eye of one of our researchers, Julia Caron, and she embarked on a mission to figure out who this family was and where they lived. The answer lead her to a charming story that is guaranteed to make you smile. 

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