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Maria Feodorovna, Empress of Russia, 1890

Императрица Мария Федоровна во время поездки в охотничьи угодья, 1890 г.

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Top Films - 1890

1890 – Benjamin Harrison signed bills that would tank the economy, more than 150 Lakota were killed in the Wounded Knee Massacre, and Oscar Wilde’s… 477 more words

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Book Review: Four Furlongs by Carol Wright Crigger---and a Giveaway!

Four Furlongs
A China Bohannon Novel #4
Carol Wright Crigger
Five Star, May 2016
ISBN 978-1-4328-3215-5

From the publisher—

Smart and sassy bookkeeper China Bohannon is a modern 1890s career woman who’d rather sleuth than type. 628 more words

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A Wilson soldier.

Wilson Advance, 9 September 1898.


Possibly, in the 1880 census of North Wilson township, Wilson County: farmer Mark Barnes, 31; wife Annie… 70 more words


Not just the Instagram of their day, Texas postcards were posted like Facebook, too

We’ve got more Texas postcards from the Ken Wilson collection.

Soon, our profile of postcard collector Wilson will appear in these pages. The story advances the  28 more words


The last will and testament of Esther McGowan.

I, Esther McGowan of the County of Wilson and State of North Carolina, being of sound mind and memory, do make and declare this to be my last Will and Testiment in manner and form following to wit: First that my executor hereinafter named shall provide for my body a decent burial suitable to the wishes of my relatives and friends, and pay all my funeral expenses together with my just debts howsoever and to whomsoever owing out of the first monies that shall come into his hands as a part or parcel of my estate. 478 more words

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Bio: Klaas Siersema

I recently got a message from my uncle asking what I might know about Klaas Siersema, my great-grandfather. Well, the truth is I know a lot, I’ve been remiss in writing down all in one place, and I would love to know more. 908 more words