Lester Brown's Family Life
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in...5
×
 

Lester Brown's Family Life

on

  • 1,379 views

In his inspirational new memoir, Breaking New Ground, Lester Brown traces life from a small farm to leadership as a global environmental analyst. Here is a selection of photos from his family life.

In his inspirational new memoir, Breaking New Ground, Lester Brown traces life from a small farm to leadership as a global environmental analyst. Here is a selection of photos from his family life.

Statistics

Views

Total Views
1,379
Views on SlideShare
959
Embed Views
420

Actions

Likes
0
Downloads
0
Comments
0

3 Embeds 420

http://www.earthpolicy.org 387
http://www.earth-policy.org 32
https://bb-gbc.blackboard.com 1

Accessibility

Categories

Upload Details

Uploaded via as Microsoft PowerPoint

Usage Rights

© All Rights Reserved

Report content

Flagged as inappropriate Flag as inappropriate
Flag as inappropriate

Select your reason for flagging this presentation as inappropriate.

Cancel
  • Full Name Full Name Comment goes here.
    Are you sure you want to
    Your message goes here
    Processing…
Post Comment
Edit your comment

    Lester Brown's Family Life Lester Brown's Family Life Presentation Transcript

    • FAMILY LIFE photos of Lester R. Brown
    • Great Grandparents George and Martha Harvey Cain
    • Grandpop and Grandmom Brown
    • Calvin Brown (Lester’s father) inside car. Nicholas Brown (grandfather) standing outside
    • Dehlia Smith and Calvin Brown (mother and father), circa 1933
    • Calvin Brown
    • Lester, five years old
    • Lester and his younger brother Carl
    • The Brown Family: l to r: Carl, Mom, Lester, Pop, Marion
    • Lester’s father with his mules.
    • Stow Creek Elementary School graduates
    • Carl tending the pheasants
    • Planting tomatoes
    • The Brown Brothers’ truck
    • Lester loading a tractor trailer with 600 baskets of tomatoes, 1958
    • More tomatoes
    • A teenaged Lester at home
    • Lester and his tractor for the tomato growing operation
    • In his new Chevy
    • The family farm, current day
    • Lester, wife Shirley, and son Brian, 1960
    • Lester and Brian
    • The Brown family: Brian, Lester, Brenda, and Shirley
    • Family time
    • Lester and Brenda, 1983
    • Brian’s college graduation day, 1982
    • Graduation day for Brenda from veterinary school, 1994
    • Lester and Brian, 1985
    • Lester and granddaughter Bridget, 1994
    • Atop one of the Rocky mountains during a hiking trip with Brian in 1989.
    • Sister Marion razzing Lester while Carl awaits his turn at Lester’s sixtieth birthday celebration at the Cosmos Club, Washington, DC, 1994
    • Brenda and Brian with Lester at sixtieth birthday
    • Elke and Uwe Gessner, long-lost cousins from the former East Germany, at Lester’s sixtieth birthday celebration
    • Uwe, Christine (daughter) and Elke Gessner
    • Maureen Kuwano Hinkle, Lester, Marion Spence, Carl & Mary Brown, and Bob Spence, 2004
    • Lester with his extended Brown family, 2009, taken at reception following the Smithsonian Museum of American History event, A Conversation with Lester Brown. L to r: Darlene Rosenberger, niece; brother-in- law Bob Spence, sister Marion Spence; Brian; Alison Dance; granddaughter Bridget; grandniece Olivia Rosenberger; Maureen Kuwano Hinkle; granddaughter Lena; sister-in-law Mary Lou Brown; brother Carl; Brenda; and grandson Cash (front). Photo by Hugh Talman.
    • Lester, Alison Dance, and Brian. Aspen, CO, 2010
    • Hiking with Brian in Alaska’s Denali National Forest, 2011
    • The Haun Family: Lena, Chris, Brenda, Bridget, and Cash, 2011
    • Blondeen & John Gravely, Maureen Kuwano Hinkle & Lester, Bob and Marion Spence. University of Maryland, Hall of Fame Induction reception, 2011
    • Fiftieth Reunion, Rutgers Class of 1955. Photo by Maureen Kuwano Hinkle
    • Bridgeton High School 60th Reunion. Photo by Maureen Kuwano Hinkle
    • Bridgeton High School, 2011 (photo by Maureen Kuwano Hinkle)
    • Lena, Brenda, Bob, Bridget, Cash, Lester, Marion, Brian, and Shirley. Aspen, CO, 2011
    • Available at www.earthpolicy.org/books/bng Or call 202-496-9290 Order from Earth Policy Institute, the independent environmental research organization headed by Lester Brown. ORDER YOUR COPY TODAY