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Longwood Gardens: Chrysanthemum-Burst

Last Sunday, sunshine beckoned, and we followed. It was a “cool-blue-gold” autumn day, ideal for a turn through Longwood Gardens in Kennett Square, Pennsylvania. The Chrysanthemum Festival is a no-miss November event. 368 more words


Downton Abbey in Delaware

After two days of  the Riches, a cancelled FX series about the scams and seat -of- the- pants escapes of the Irish Traveler Malloy family, I made a 360 degree turn to the genteel lords and ladies of Downton Abbey. 389 more words


William Cullen Bryant's "Picturesque America"

We focus this week on one of the more solidly crafted and beautifully illustrated rare books in the Delaware Historical Society book collection: the first volume of… 130 more words

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