Occasional observations—scholarly, impressionistic and materialistic—-of a history professor fortunate to live in one of America’s oldest and (I think) most interesting little cities: Salem, Massachusetts. Somehow, I’d like to tie all of my favorite things together: history and historic preservation, architecture, design and decoration, gardening, shopping and everyday curiosities. Feel free to email me with your comments and suggestions at email@example.com.
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The blog (a portrayal in progress):Somewhat random but still timely posts about culture, history, and the material environment, from the perspectives of academia, Salem and beyond.
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Top Posts & Pages
- The making of a beautiful book: collation.folger.edu/2014/12/stormi… 9 hours ago
- Featuring an iconic Salem "packie": movoto.com/ma/massachuset… 13 hours ago
- RT @EmersonWBaker: #Onthisday Dec. 12 1692 #Massachusetts passed a new #witchcraft statute similar to the current English statute. 6 days ago
- Time-traveling Batman: cu.viralnova.com/alt-batman/#.V… 1 week ago
- What is missing? yankeemagazine.com/article/topfiv… 2 weeks ago