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
- Love #summerrain. The view from a third-floor bedroom on #chestnutst #salemma @ Salem,… instagram.com/p/BIcwPSCBgeu/ 1 day ago
- 24 Hours in Richmond streetsofsalem.com/2016/07/29/24-… https://t.co/e1TVnu6QoZ 1 day ago
- RT @EmersonWBaker: Cranes Beach is a tough place to have to dig... https://t.co/EWUlFYA6hC 1 day ago
- Midsummer Mallows streetsofsalem.com/2016/07/26/mid… https://t.co/rndzHADrla 3 days ago
- Lane's Telescopic View of the Great Exhibition of 1851. #peabodyinstitutelibrary #peepshow @… instagram.com/p/BIWEoYnB0J7/ 3 days ago
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