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"The Most Gentlemanly Wine in Australia": Twenty Years of Winemaking at the Ararat Lunatic Asylum; 1879 - 1899.

Survey of Township of Ararat, 1859 – published 1860.

(Excerpts from the chapter of the same name).

Henry Clarke, Asylum Gardener and Vigneron: 1879 – 1893. 3,001 more words

Historical Overviews

A Rare Moment in Fashion

It was in 1969, 10 years before Iran’s dark revolution, when Vogue photographer Henry Clarke captures a rare moment in fashion. Clarke shot a captivating iconic series- featuring models Marisa Berenson, Lauren Hutton and Cynthia Korman, styled exquisitely- posing in mosques, palaces and historical sights in Tehran, Isfahan, Shiraz and Persepolis.  116 more words


The Oratory, Dún Laoghaire

This summer you can visit The Oratory in Dún Laoghaire, Co Dublin. And it’s FREE!

It’s a hidden gem of Celtic revival art. A treasure of Dún Laoghaire, the Oratory of the Sacred Heart was built in 1919 for peace after the World War I and to commemorate all men from local community who lost their lives between 1914-1918. 443 more words


March 9, Class Notes

Quilting had a very busy day covering both borders and the basics of machine quilting. Participants shared their working projects. Homework is to complete piecing and adding borders for next week’s class. 211 more words

Weekly Class Notes

Clarke and Glessner Houses

Saturday I toured Chicago’s Clarke and Glessner Houses south of the Loop on the rejuvenated Prairie Avenue, where millionaires once lived and have recently returned after a bleak era when light industry and parking lots took over the neighborhood. 505 more words