×
Karen Harris

Karen Harris

Writer

Karen left the world of academic, quitting her job as a college professor to write full-time. She spends her days with her firefighter husband and four daughters on a hobby farm with an assortment of animals, including a goat named Atticus, a turkey named Gravy, and a chicken named Chickaletta.

Marcia! Marcia! Marcia! Eight Facts You Never Knew Abou...

August 16, 2018

LOS ANGELES - FEBRUARY 9: Maureen McCormick as Marcia Brady in the BRA...

Every '70s Girl Wanted a Gunne Sax

August 14, 2018

For teens and young women in the 1970s, there was one dress brand that was tops on their lis...

New 1973 Soap Opera Targeted the Young and Restless Vie...

August 9, 2018

THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS cast members. Image dated April 16, 1974. (...

12 Best Dance Crazes from the 60s

August 7, 2018

Chubby Checker poses for a studio portrait in 1960 in the United States. (Photo by Gilles Petar...

Top Jobs in the 1970s: Working 9 to 5

August 2, 2018

Pictured: (l-r) Dena Dietrich as Wife, Doris Roberts as Waitress, James Coco as Husband in ...

The Great Barbi Benton Through Pictures Then and Now

July 31, 2018

Actress Barbi Benton poses for a portrait session at home in circa 1979 in L...

A Gold Medal Winning Hairstyle: The Dorothy Hamill

July 26, 2018

Figure Skater Dorothy Hamill of the United States competes in a figure skating...

The Story Behind Angie By The Rolling Stones

July 24, 2018

Mick Jagger, Ronnie Wood and Kieth Richards from The Rolling Stones perform live on ...

1960s Fallout Shelters: Safety Begins at Home

July 19, 2018

Sean Colby, an amateur historian on the subject of Civil Defense fallout shelters, ...

What was the cost of First-Class Postage Stamps in the ...

July 17, 2018

Close-up of a 10-cent US postage stamp (designed by Paul Calle) that c...

Shirley Temple’s Greatest Role Was Talking About Her Br...

July 12, 2018

Shirley Temple Black Speaking at Podium The former child movie star ...

Crazy (Ugly) Linoleum Kitchen Floors in the 70s

July 5, 2018

DIFF'RENT STROKES cast stand in the family's kitchen. Note the ugly linoleum floo...

Killer Bees: 1970s Fear-Mongering or Legitimate Threat?

July 3, 2018

A Colony Of Honey Bees Pictures In Piru, California March 27, 1999. Afric...

These cool photos give us a glimpse of life in the '60s

June 28, 2018

A colorful hippie couple dressed in tie-dye and floral prints grin for th...

Yeah, People Really Celebrated their Independence in th...

June 26, 2018

Characters from Season 12 of the daytime soap opera, Days of Our Lives...

You’ve gotta see these wild photos of Elton John in the...

June 21, 2018

JANUARY 01, 1975: Photo of Elton JOHN (Photo by David Warner Ellis/R...

Men’s Shorts Styles of the 70s

June 14, 2018

Women’s shorts weren’t the only thing going short-short in the 1970s. Men were showing a lot m...

Sexy Stewardesses in the 1960s and 1970s: Making the Sk...

June 12, 2018

circa 1968: Stewardesses on Southwest Airlines in Texas stand in front...

Incredible Engagement Photos from the '70s

June 8, 2018

Happy couples in the 1970s were eager to share the news of their upcoming nuptials w...

1960s Cheerleaders: Rah! Rah! Rah!

June 5, 2018

ATHENS, GA - CIRCA 1960: Cheerleaders of the University of Georgia Bulldogs football team perf...

The Rise of Skateboard Culture in the '60s

June 1, 2018

Today, skateboarding is no longer a fringe sport, enjoyed by a subculture of the sur...

Rare Walmart Photos From The 70s

May 30, 2018

Wal-Mart in 1976 No one could have envisioned how much Walmart stores have changed since the 19...

Famous Dogs of the 1960s and 1970s

May 23, 2018

Richard M. Nixon plays with his family's black and white cocker spaniel "Checkers". During th...

We All Wonder What Happened To These One Hit-Wonders Fr...

May 17, 2018

Bet You Didn’t Know These Favorite 70s Songs Were From One-Hit Wonde...