Moving Day in the 19th Century

Moving Day in the 19th Century

My son’s recent move (his 4th in 4 years) made me think about moving in the 1800s.

Read More
Comment
Print Friendly and PDF

"What an Immense City": Julia Wilbur Visits New York in July 1863

"What an Immense City": Julia Wilbur Visits New York in July 1863

Julia Wilbur does New York City--July 1863, right before the Draft Riots. I follow her footsteps in 2018.

Read More
Comment
Print Friendly and PDF

"What an Immense City": Julia Wilbur Visits New York in July 1863

"What an Immense City": Julia Wilbur Visits New York in July 1863

Julia Wilbur does New York City--early July 1863. I follow her footsteps--late June 2017.

Read More
Comment
Print Friendly and PDF