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1800's Ball Gown

Hello everyone!

Today’s post is all about me rambling about my next historical project, which as I’m sure you can guess from the title will be from the 1800’s. 598 more words


Encyclopedia of American Quaker Genealogy - Vol. VII, Indiana

For those with Quaker ancestors in Indiana, I have made a great find!  Here is a scanned copy of all seven parts of Vol. VII of Hinshaw’s Encyclopedia of American Quaker Genealogy, edited by Willard Heiss. 74 more words


Hamilton and History

The musical Hamilton has brought in a new wave of love and interest in the founding fathers. It has done so with hip-hop, jazz, pop and broadway as its home, yet is it an accurate portrayal of history? 874 more words


Richard Steele says:

” Reading is to the mind
what exercise is to the body. ” 

Emily Dickinson 258

There’s a certain Slant of light,

Winter Afternoons –

That oppresses, like the Heft

Of Cathedral Tunes –

Heavenly Hurt, it gives us –

We can find no scar, 46 more words

Stokes County NC Marriages 1783 - 1850

ALLEN, Henry —, — 07 Jan 1783
AIRS, Nathan MOSS, Billison 12 Jan 1788
WILLIAMS, Richard ROBERSTIN, Ann 03 Mar 1790
PHILLIPS, Richard STROOP, Judah 07 Mar 1790… 21,387 more words