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Rotherwood Plantation

OVERVIEW

Location: Kingsport, Hawkins County, Tennessee; on the Holston River
Date Constructed/ Founded: 1818
Associated Surnames: Phipps, Ross
Historical Notes: Rotherwood Mansion is located above the Holston River. 556 more words

Tennessee

Successful war savings in Mortimer West End

Children at Mortimer West End were contributing to the war effort.

West End – War Savings

The school children have started a War Savings Association and we are glad to hear from Miss Phipps, who is doing all the work in connection with it, that it is proving very successful… 8 more words

Life On The Home Front

Early Hydrangea

My own hydrangeas around my house won’t bloom until the end of June, but a visit to the Phipps Conservatory in Pittsburgh allowed me to dream of a summer day. 35 more words

Nature/Landscape

Review: The Tower of Zhaal

Post-Apocalyptic fiction is fun, but Post-Apocalyptic Lovecraft fiction is even better.

That kind of fun led me to C.T. Phipps’ “The Tower of Zhaal.”

The Tower of Zhaal is the sequel to Phipps’ first successful foray into Lovecraftian fiction, Cthulhu Armageddon. 268 more words

Shapes and Colors of Spring

These yellow bells caught my eye at Pittsburgh’s Phipps Conservatory. Look at the twisted tufts of green leaves at the base of the stem, sprouting like a fountain.  44 more words

Nature/Landscape

Naming and Food 

My new granddaughter’s name in Hebrew is :Tova Shoshanna. The first name “ Tova” means good and the second, Shoshanna ,connotes for my daughter a happy memory of a beloved Hebrew school teacher who showered her students with delicious delicacies, thereby making after school learning sweeter. 1,008 more words

Rebecca's Senior Portraits

Over the summer I did two senior picture shoots for Rebecca. First we went to Phipps Conservatory and did some fun environmental shots with her red hair. 41 more words

Photography