Monthly Archives: July 2011

Amy Bess Miller’s Copy of Early Connecticut Houses

While attending TTRAG Symposium 2011 in early April, I purchased a used copy of Early Connecticut Houses, by Norman M. Isham and Albert F. Brown. Originally published in 1900, and printed in paperback by Dover in 1965, Early Connecticut Houses … Continue reading

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Nouveau Heirloom Gimlet

Often, I find myself inventing tools. Not original tools, per sé, but some combination of existing tools and other items allowing me to perform routine tasks efficiently. Here’s an account of one such attempt that worked well. I like traditional … Continue reading

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