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historic catalogs
31
Dec
As a student of history, I’m amazed how many quotes there are about history repeating itself. Here are just a quick sampling. Gomorra: “History repeating...
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06
Feb
Here are a number of covers from American Builder Magazine from the 1920’s. American Builder was a Radford publication. I have mentioned Radford in earlier...
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28
Jan
I’ve always enjoyed historic house paraphernalia. Here are a few historic manufacturer catalogs from around 1920. The thought of solid wood doors and columns, picking...
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22
Jan
In the early stages of research for my Timeless House book, I read that in some Renaissance cities, craftsmen’s shops were open to the public....
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13
Jan
Nostalgia. What is Nostalgia? A longing, a desire for what was, or the best of what we remember. Nostalgia is the reason we listen to...
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