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Friday Photo: Vintage Hammond-Harwood

Jul 8, 2011

I was feeling uninspired for this week’s edition of Friday Photo, so I did a quick Google Image Search for Hammond-Harwood House. These vintage postcards turned up, and I spent […]

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Lunch with Jefferson?

Jul 6, 2011

Anyone who knows me knows how important food is to me; lunchtime is often a highlight of my workday. Today, I’d think I’d like to have a “Monticello salad,” which would […]

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Friday Photo: Dancing With Joy

Jul 1, 2011

This blog has had over 1,000 page views! Since that statistic has me dancing with joy around my office, I thought I would show you where 18th century Annapolitans did […]

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Friday Photo: Oh So Elegant

Jun 24, 2011

When attempting to interpret an 18th century house, it can be challenging to get a sense of how the world looked and felt back then. What did 18th century Annapolis […]

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Field Trip!

Jun 22, 2011

The Hammond-Harwood House staff decided that we (and our wonderful docents of course) needed a day out of the office, so on Monday we took a field trip into Washington, […]

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Friday Photo: Very High Hair

Jun 17, 2011

Since photography didn’t exist in the 18th century, I’ve decided that I’m allowed to post etchings as well as photographs on Fridays. My favorite kind of etchings are ones that […]

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My Favorite Blog (Other Than My Own)

Jun 15, 2011

When you go on tours at multiple historic houses, you start to notice a number of “facts” about American history that are repeated at all of them. The problem is […]

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Friday Photo: Not My Desk

Jun 10, 2011

Today’s photo was inspired by the fact that I was allowed to remove the plastic sheets protecting my desk from the falling grit caused by the roof restoration project. I […]

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In the News

Jun 8, 2011

It was an exciting afternoon here at the Hammond-Harwood House, as the crew from State Circle on Maryland Public Television paid us a visit. I had a lovely time showing […]

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Friday Photo: Spooky Stories

Jun 3, 2011

Today’s Friday photo entry is the result of some frustration on my part, because I couldn’t find the photo I actually wanted. This one will unfortunately have to do: This […]

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