- May 1, 2018
Rockwood ~ Forgotten Glory, Part 2 ~
We continue our journey exploring the excerpt graciously sent to me by Edward Finnell from a book written by Mildred B. Midjaas about...
- Apr 19, 2018
Rockwood ~ Forgotten Glory, Part 1 ~
A few days ago Edward Finnell sent me a wonderful excerpt from a book written by Mildred B. Midjaas about Rockwood, Illinois, home of the...
- Apr 16, 2018
Such an Honor ~
On Saturday, April 14, 2018 the Collinsville Historic Preservation Commission was awarded the Historic Preservation Recognition Award by...
- Apr 7, 2018
A Wonderful Award from the DAR ~
We are excited to learn that the Collinsville Historic Preservation Commission will receive an award from the Daughters of the American...
- Mar 28, 2018
Dredging Into the Past ~
In a recent article that was written for the website, I shared information that was found while doing research on D.D. Collins, regarding...
- Dec 12, 2017
Come Visit Christmas Past ~
Hitch your horse and carriage near our barn, Embark with me upon our Christmas yarn . . . Footfalls crunching through freshly fallen...
- Oct 13, 2017
In Our Kitchen Sits a Chair ~
Not much about it do we know; but the mark remains from the hands that made it so. Silas P. Tuthill lived not far from here . . . and...