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A Photograph Revealed: Origins

Originally posted on Three Months By Car:
In A Photograph Revealed, you saw the following picture of Dotty, Edie, and Ev, ready for their three-month road trip. I also told you that this photo made its way to me via…

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History Day

Have you heard of History Day? I have, but had you asked me about it prior to late 2009, my answer would have been ‘no’.  As a history enthusiast (and a museum, historic preservation, public history, archaeology, historic cemetery, etc. … Continue reading

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My Apologies

My apologies for not posting lately. My dad had been sick for a while, and was diagnosed with cancer 3 weeks ago. After suffering a tear somewhere in his abdominal cavity on the 12th, he unfortunately passed away on the … Continue reading

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Illuminating Blog

Preservation and Place would like to thank Linda Ellis of Exploring almost forgotten gravesites in Ohio for awarding me an “Illuminating Blogger Award.”  The award originated at the Food Stories blog, and is an award that fellow bloggers give to … Continue reading

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Thoughts for Thursday: On Vacation

Thoughts for Thursday was going to take a vacation for the holiday season, but that sentence, along with inspiration I will share in the New Year, got me thinking…If you could take a vacation to anywhere, where would you go? … Continue reading

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A New Look

Hi Everyone! If you are new to my blog, you won’t notice the background color change or the change to the top photograph, and if you aren’t new to my blog, I hope you like those two minor changes.  The … Continue reading

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In Memory

My heart goes out to all of those suffering as a result of the horror that occurred at the midnight screening of The Dark Knight Rises in Aurora, CO.  It is not a tragedy limited to Aurora or to Colorado.  … Continue reading

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Thank You!

Wow! What an overwhelming response to last night’s blog post on house museums.  Thank you for the Retweets on Twitter, the shares via Facebook, the link backs in blog posts, and for the new blog follows, blog comments, and conversations … Continue reading

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Welcome

Welcome to my new blog, Preservation and Place.  A bit about me: I am a historic preservation and museum enthusiast with an interest in place and the community.  Future posts will focus on one or more of those elements. Occasionally … Continue reading

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