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Gloucester Harbor

I wanted something calming tonight. Sailboats on calm water. The lap, lap, lap of little waves. A seagull calling. Bigger-than-life clouds reflecting the sunset. Smooth movement of the oars, and the slow pull across the harbor. 9 more words

Art

Evangeline Meets Gabriel By Samuel Richards

I read Evangeline by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow in 8th grade.

This is a drawing of the end of the poem, when an aging Evangeline meets her dying betrothed. 17 more words

Culture Club

Here’s your seasonal roundup of early American art on exhibit. Add your finds below! 463 more words

Public History

Together again: the complete "Migration" series by Jacob Lawrence

Jacob Lawrence painted “The Migration of the Negro,” a series of 60 small panels describing the passage of African-Americans from the rural South to the urban North, in 1940 and 1941. 295 more words

Modern & Contemporary Art

Penelope Franklin Simmons

Another excellent American sculpture.