Sunday, January 31, 2021
Friday, January 29, 2021
Recipes and Remedies: Manuscript Cookbooks is a new Digital Collections & Exhibits website at the New York Academy of Medicine (NYAM). Manuscript Cookbooks Survey is a great source to find manuscripts in libraries, his. soc. and museums.
Monday, January 25, 2021
The first archive of links is filling up since several months had 160-170 talks. The original calendar post will maintain the current and next month of virtual talks listing and other materials Calendar of virtual talks. This post is to "archive" all (including not taped) virtual talks on the events list from the past months. Many talks are not taped (only a fourth of the talks are) and marked in red as Tape Those which are taped will be placed in the various categories when I have time.
Tuesday, January 19, 2021
So hearth cooks out there... grab your laptop or smart phone and share the fun you are having at the hearth.
Friday, January 15, 2021
In April and May 1861, Mass and NY regiments were put in the new Senate and House chambers, and in the Rotunda under the unfinished dome.
Saturday, January 9, 2021
Monday, January 4, 2021
Elaborate window displays for Twelfth-day cakes in bakeries and confectioneries, like this 1836 image, showed off a huge cake "on large and massy salvers" with many other sizes at the window and on shelves, lit by "argand-lamps and manifold wax-lights."