Tag Archives: 2011

Blog Action Day 2011: Sustainable Food Production Begins At Home

Not too long ago, I felt compelled to check how many web pages out there were targeting the keyword combinations sustainable old home and sustainable old house. Why? Well, a core interest of mine is the preservation of older homes. … Continue reading

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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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TTRAG Symposium 2011: A Personal Perspective

The Traditional Timberframe Research and Advisory Group, or TTRAG, a special interest group within the Timber Framers Guild, held its twentieth anniversary symposium in Danvers and Topsfield, Massachusetts, on the weekend of April 1-3, 2011. Comprised of a small number … Continue reading

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