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
- Salem's new Remond Park: salemnews.com/news/local_new… 1 day ago
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- RT @MadameGilflurt: For #FolkloreThursday... Did a murderous c.18th witch *really* vanish into thin air in Sussex? madamegilflurt.com/2014/10/nan-tu… h… 6 days ago
- Love, love love this twitter.com/john_overholt/… 1 week ago
- Maritime archaeology field school in Ipswich @Salemstate @SSUHistory: http://t.co/cloYHIkrTN 1 week ago