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
- The continuing power of print! huffingtonpost.com/2015/02/27/pri… 1 day ago
- Forgotten Fairy Tales: huffingtonpost.com/maria-tatar/10… 3 days ago
- Barbarians: dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2… 3 days ago
- Richard III's fatal blow: www2.le.ac.uk/news/blog/2015… 5 days ago
- Sad picture of Edward VIII in royal robes after abdication: dailymail.co.uk/femail/article… 5 days ago