Sunday, 30 April 2017
Period Movies. Sky 1's new series Jamestown sees women face danger and dodgy finances in 17th century America
Friday, 28 April 2017
(I am now using Firefox to upload images to this blog. Chrome not allowing me to use images!).
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Wednesday, 26 April 2017
‘Black Sam’ Bellamy.
More here: http://mikerendell.com/who-wants-to-be-a-billionaire-lets-hear-it-for-black-sam-bellamy-who-died-300-years-ago-today/
Saturday, 22 April 2017
Pattens from circa 1720, shown courtesy of the V&A
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Wednesday, 19 April 2017
Tuesday, 18 April 2017
Sunday, 16 April 2017
"Once Upon a Time": The Revolutionary War Charleville Muskets: In 1717, the French infantry standardized their first flintlock musket to be issued to all troops. While it is more correctly called a ...
Friday, 14 April 2017
A small sundial by Michael Butterfield of Paris brought a big price at a Massachusetts auction recently. The unusual octagonal silver antique sold for $3,198. Cowles Syndicate photo.
Thursday, 13 April 2017
An 18th century chocolate house in London England.
Saturday, 1 April 2017
I wonder how many more 18th century items there are waiting to be found out there?
More Here: http://www.abc2news.com/news/education/construction-workers-unearth-18th-century-ship-in-alexandria-mac-lab-helps-excavate-033117