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Iron Ladies: An Obsession with antique power

Jun 21, 2007 | Jeff Rollings | Back Issues

For a lot of members, it’s more than just a hobby. There’s a connection to some memory.

Rocks of Ages Redefined

Jun 21, 2007 | Signe Ball | Back Issues

If there is one elemental resource we can count on in this region, it is rocks. Our practical forebears cleared them laboriously from the land, by hand and with horse power, and used them to build their homes, fences and barn foundations. Now, as the old barns crumble and former farmlands are “gentrified,” those rocks…

Learning to Live with Trains

Mar 22, 2007 | Ken Weber | Back Issues | Departments | Historic Hills | In Every Issue | Spring 2007

Railroads brought a giant step in technology to the people of these fair hills, a step that took some getting used to. Although the new technology promised commercial progress and an easier lifestyle, it came at a price.

Home Child

Sep 15, 2005 | Bernadette Hardaker | Back Issues

Children were expected to work, often in the cruellest of conditions. Destitute, abandoned or orphaned, many children survived by their wits on the street.

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