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Famous Travels circa 1902

Following are some illustrations from the book ‘Famous Travels’, ¬†edition 12 of the twenty volumes of the Young Folk’s Library, published in 1902. ¬†Imagine reading this book at that time, with stories by Charles Dickens, Washington Irving, R. W. Emerson, … Continue reading

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old maps of California

It’s been three years since I left California and I miss it. I didn’t think I would like southern California after upstate New York, but it grew on me after seventeen years. Cincinnati and Saint Louis are great old riverfront … Continue reading

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