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Pros and Cons of Paranormal Tourism

Despite positive news about allegedly haunted locations opening their doors for paranormal tours and events, the value of such tourism is still a hotly debated topic. 977 more words

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Finding your niche: How architecture shaped my life

I’ve been spending the past month visiting graduate schools trying to find a fit for me to study Historic Preservation. I have gone from 3 to 2 choices (one school was way more theoretic than practical and was more focused on science/engineering aspects than I care for myself). 1,416 more words


Combining Contemporary Art with Historical Preservation

Recently the Chicago Field Museum received a Catherine T. MacArthur grant for a project that encouraged Filipino artists to create contemporary art based on objects and images from the museum’s Philippine collection. 156 more words

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Jayne Eyre celebrates 100 years

On 30th October the Hawthorne family celebrated 100 years to the day that Burrell tractor n0. 3626 was sent out of the Burrell works to H. 29 more words


Pete Narraway in full swing

Here’s a lovely picture of Pete Narraway’s Aveling Roller and Eddison living van at the Englefield end of season steam up.

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