Thursday, December 8, 2011

Albert and Victoria's Holiday Tradition

Queen Victoria’s Christmas returns to Windsor Castle

Check out this link to see how they're celebrating a heritage holiday at the castle.

Friday, December 2, 2011

Hand Tools

This link is to a film shot in Louisiana in 1949. Many of the hand tools used in the film are identical to a number of items that can be found in the barn collection (adzes and coopers knife) at the Backus-Page House Museum. It is interesting to see some of these tools still in use in the 20th century.,188