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Visiting and Receiving (Late Summer, 1911-12)

Part 2 of our virtual tour of the Styling an American Family Exhibition takes a look at the fashions and customs associated with visiting and receiving visitors in 1911 and 1912. Entering the Log House from the front porch brings … Continue reading

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Can you Spot the Differences?

An object on loan to us may spend months or even years on view.  But eventually all good things must come to an end.  These objects in time may leave the museum and return to their owners where they will … Continue reading

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The Collection: Living Room

This week’s featured piece is the Eastwood chair. This reading chair is in the living room, with the hexagonal library table, the #2341 Morris chair and the big library table. #347 Eastwood chair Dimensions: 36″ W x 37″ H x … Continue reading

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The Collection: Living Room

This week’s featured piece is in the living room, right beside last week’s #2341 Morris chair. #410 L Hexagonal Library Table Dimensions: 48″ W x 30″ H Materials: oak, chestnut, leather, with round-headed brass tacks Date: ca. 1905 – 1909 … Continue reading

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The Collection: Living Room

We’re in the living room now for this week’s highlighted piece, the #2341 Morris chair. Don’t forget, you can look at the other pieces in the living room, or see all the featured pieces in our virtual tour. #2341 Morris … Continue reading

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The Collection: The Living Room

We’re displaying some of the pieces in our historic house museum online. This is the second post in this series, the first one features the inlaid beds in the girls’ bedroom. Library Table Dimensions: 93 1/2″ W x 29 3/4″ … Continue reading

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