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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Starting Your Family History
March 25, 2011 – 3:19 am | 3,220 Comments
Starting Your Family History

It’s amazing what you can learn about your ancestors — and yourself — with just a little digging online.

Spring Tour of Historic Homes
March 24, 2011 – 3:14 am | 2,228 Comments
Spring Tour of Historic Homes

These walls are talking, and do they ever have stories to tell!

Tweets from America’s Civil War
March 23, 2011 – 3:16 am | 1,940 Comments
Tweets from America’s Civil War

National Park Service “Reporter” Tweets Coverage.

Victorian Dress with 1000 Beetle Wings
March 22, 2011 – 3:02 am | 3,157 Comments
Victorian Dress with 1000 Beetle Wings

A stage costume worn by one of the most celebrated and glamorous actresses of the Victorian age.