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SWOP visit to GWL - June 2018

On Wednesday 13th June SWOP visited the Glasgow Women’s Library. We received plenty of tea and cake – along with a very warm welcome – at this unique museum of women’s history. 68 more words


A museum of kimonos

Because this museum was within easy walking distance from Kyoto’s Nishiki Market, I headed for the quiet street to a wooden house. At first I thought the museum was closed because the slatted gate was shut and all was quiet. 65 more words


General James Longstreet at Gettysburg. Part III.

Original publish date:  June 22, 2018

Any student of history knows that Gettysburg was the turning point of the Civil War. Up until 2:00 pm on July 3rd 1863, when General James Longstreet ordered General George Pickett out of the woods along Seminary Ridge, the South still had a chance. 2,244 more words


A Voice of Colorado Version 2018 No. 741

This is the State of Colorado. This is The Notah-Dineh Trading Company and Museum, in Cortez, CO.:


State Of Colorado

Art A-Z: F - Fedotov Pavel

Pavel Andreevich Fedotov (1815, Moscow – 1852, Saint-Petersburg) – painter.

Made a military career. In 1834 – 1844, during military service in Saint-Petersburg he visited classes at the Academy of Arts and was making aquarelle and pencil sketches of mates and friends. 81 more words


Naufus Ramírez-Figueroa: The House at Kawinal at New Museum, Lobby Gallery, June 6 - September 9, 2018

Photographs by Corrado Serra.

“Working in performance, sculpture, drawing, and printmaking, Naufus Ramírez-Figueroa (b. 1978, Guatemala City, Guatemala) creates dreamlike scenes that build on references to literature, folklore, magic, and childhood memories.  241 more words