Photo Essay: Margaret is a centenarian in Ketchikan, Alaska. She lives in a nursing home and likes to wake early to read the paper and eat. It is Christmas time so she enjoys Christmas cards from well-wishers.
Photo Essay: Henry is a centenarian in Ketchikan, Alaska. He leaves his apartment to get a bite at the Ketchikan Indian Community Center and pick up Christmastime food donations.
Photo essay: Arlyne is a centenarian living in Concord, New Hampshire. Arlyne is always laughing or talking and she pals around with clowns.
Photo Essay: Theresa is a centenarian living in Connecticut. As a child she did not have proper schooling and worked many years in coal country and then in a factory in Connecticut. She saved so that her children could be well educated. Now she attends an elder day care program that she likes to call […]
Photo essay: Emma is a centenarian living in New Jersey. Emma is with her daughter and they are very loving, even when they bicker.
Photo essay: Miguel, 102 years old lives in New Jersey. He is the most fit centenarian, always looking for an angle, playing the lottery and at the pool table.
Photo Essay: David is a centenarian living in Fairfield, Connecticut at the Jewish Home. He survived Auschwitz where his whole family was murdered but for one brother. The brothers returned to Romania after the war and rebuilt their lives. David met Fanny and they are still together and deeply in love. In retirement they left […]
8 seconds of Jack’s over 3 billion seconds of life. First photo was captured in Baltimore, Maryland on October 1, 2014 at 11:38:52 AM and the last photo was captured on October 1, 2014 at 11:39:00 AM.
I don’t know where to begin with this incredible guy. Meet John Slaughter, the first centenarian photographed for To Live 10,000 Years. He goes by Jack and is a retired Naval Commander living in Baltimore, Maryland. He rose through the ranks to Commander of naval warships in World War 2. He commanded the presidential command ship for […]
Photo Essay: Martha is a centenarian living in Upper Marlboro, Maryland. When I met her I was told that she is very afraid of snakes, even snake skins frighten her. I also learned that at 9 years old Martha had polio and was told she would never walk again. By 10 she was walking because […]