“An unfathomable light fills the entire orb of the earth.
Ringing powerfully through and through is the most highly desired assurance”. J.S.Bach, Cantata no 125, … 1,529 more words
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During my ancestor research, I have seen the word “tenement”—with the implication of poverty, filth, and disease–handwritten onto more than one death certificate. Last month, I visited the Lower East Side where my Irish 2x great-grandmother Annie Corliss lived in the tenements near the docks with her husband the Scottish seaman James Inglis and their nine children. 920 more words