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Chocolate historian Jim Gay demonstrates 18th Century chocolate making. Watch full video at this site

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Green Pathway

Along a 339-year-old mile-long street in New England's aptly named Pioneer Valley, the homes of historic Deerfield, Massachusetts, tell the story of early American village life -- ghosts and all.

Two #Georgia homes made Southern Living's list of "The South's Best Historic Homes!"

Bed of Emilie Louise de Valtesse de la Bigne, a demimondaine who lived in Paris in the second half of the 19th century.

Items from a Traditional Eighteenth & Nineteenth Century Kitchen These items are nearly all in the collection of Nº 1 Royal Crescent Museum in Bath. They were collected by Hugh Roberts and donated to the Museum. Some of the items bear a resemblance to those used in our kitchens today. However Box irons were filled with coals and must have been very heavy and cumbersome unlike our modern irons.

Betty Lamp. c 1600-1700

Fort Michilimackinac - Mackinaw, Michigan

Cooking and Heating, Colonial Hearth! My Life at Michilimackinac: Confessions of a Costumed Interpreter | Found Michigan


Early Homes


Lovely pewter and treen * highbuttonshoe.

Millbrook New York Historic Tavern House

Residents of Williamsburg have maintained gardens for hundreds of years.

Thornhill parlor-living room. Boxed beam/raised panel firewall-Grey Green color.

Great beams and floor

Georgian Brick House Design Ideas, Pictures, Remodel and Decor

Arlington Row - homes built for the local weavers, Bibury, Glocestershire, England. © Brian Jannsen Photography


Hall Christy House, 5 Meeting House Road, Pawling NY, Peter John Hall, Dutch house