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Glover - Young 1799 Jessamine County Marriage Bond and Consent

Know all men by these presents that we, John Glover and James Johnston, are held and firmly bound unto his Excellency, James Garrard, Esquire, Governor of Kentucky, in the sum of fifty pounds current  money of Kentucky, which payment well and truly to be made to the said Governor or his successors.  134 more words

Genealogy Research

Evandale, Tasmania

Evandale, home to about 1300 residents, is a small town in northern Tasmania.  It is a National Trust classified Georgian village boasting many unspoiled heritage buildings.  248 more words


B Movie Glory: Mark L. Lester’s Night Of The Running Man

Mark L. Lester’s Night Of The Running Man, not to be confused with the Schwarzenegger classic of a similar moniker, is a mean spirited little urban thriller with Scott Glenn in one of his primo amped up psychopath roles. 192 more words

Film Review

A Movie A Day #303: The Evil That Men Do (1984, directed by J. Lee Thompson)

Clement Molloch (Joseph Maher) is a doctor who uses his medical training to torture journalists and dissidents in an unnamed South American country.  Holland (Charles Bronson) is a former  CIA assassin, who is content with being retired.   212 more words


Authenticity Hoo-Ha pt. 3: Is this Mr Glover's sketch book?

Authenticity is what archives are all about.  Here is the last in my series of three blog posts on this subject.

Some months ago, I had a message from a researcher who had recently been looking at copies of an original document we hold, described in our… 498 more words


Colonial Painting

The earliest Colonial artists painted the Australian landscape in the English romantic style in which they had been trained. 187 more words