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A quote from The House of Velvet and Glass.

Spiritualism is still alive and well in Massachusetts

Happiness hiding in the Nahant library.

1910-1913, Plate 078. Fashion plates, 1700-1955. The Costume Institute Fashion Plates. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Gift of Woodman Thompson (b17520939) | This French fashion plate from 1912 depicts a dress for traveling to Cairo by sea. #fashion #travel

1910-1913, Plate 129. Fashion plates, 1700-1955. The Costume Institute Fashion Plates. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Gift of Woodman Thompson (b17520939) | The caption reads “de gracieuse” and is dated 1913. #fashion

1914-1920, Plate 107. Fashion plates, 1700-1955. The Costume Institute Fashion Plates. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Gift of Woodman Thompson (b17520939) | “The Delineator for May, 1915” #fashion

Women 1900-1914, Plate 189. Fashion plates, 1790-1929. The Costume Institute Fashion Plates. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Gift of Woodman Thompson (b17509853) | This fashion plate is dated 1914. #fashion

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Abraham Walkowitz (American, 1878–1965). Summer, ca. 1916. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Alfred Stieglitz Collection, 1949 (49.70.171)

Harry W. Watrous (American, 1857–1940). The Passing of Summer, 1912. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. George A. Hearn Fund, 1912 (12.105.3)

One Book One Community - Lockport Public Library

One Book One Community - Lockport Public Library

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Victorian Postmortem Photography They're not just dead people, they're dead people propped up in chairs or held by the living. Victorian Postmorts make the uninitiated ask "WHY?????" So, here is why. In those olden days of.....olde.....the majority of people did not have cameras. Many did not even have a photographer nearby. Rich families had portraits painted, the poor and middle class got their pics taken at weddings, or not at all. Therefore, there would be no re

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On sale today, July 10! The Ebook of The House of Velvet and Glass is only $3.50, including discussion questions and a how-to essay on scrying. Fab.

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Kelly's [Former] France Blog: Review: The House of Velvet and Glass by Katherine Howe

Katherine Howe - Die Frauen von der Beacon Street - September 2013

Artists and Authors at the Hawthorne Hotel. I always love being back in Salem.