Vintage Linen
March 14, 2012 – 6:27 am | 7,866 Comments

Most Victorian houses were built with a linen closet, well arranged to show the piles of sheets, pillowcases, and towels, as well as the table linen, each and all with a sachet bag of sweet lavender.

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Vintage Linen
March 14, 2012 – 6:27 am | 7,866 Comments
Vintage Linen

Most Victorian houses were built with a linen closet, well arranged to show the piles of sheets, pillowcases, and towels, as well as the table linen, each and all with a sachet bag of sweet lavender.

There’s A Free App For That
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There’s A Free App For That

Free national battlefield app is a portable reference to a fateful Civil War battle.

Jefferson’s Granddaughter in Queen Victoria’s England
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Jefferson’s Granddaughter in Queen Victoria’s England

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A tale of one man and his city …

Dickens and London, a new exhibition exploring one of the world’s most influential authors.

1890s Romance
December 15, 2011 – 10:45 am | 278 Comments
1890s Romance

Bestselling author returns to the tradition of her award-winning historical romances.