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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
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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
- Fritz Burger: britishmuseum.org/research/colle… 1 day ago
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- WWI Cats! io9.com/a-gallery-of-c… 3 days ago
- Big Dogs in Newburyport pinterest.com/pin/1268749144… 6 days ago
- Lots of events in Salem today: creativesalem.com/today/?utm_con… 1 week ago