greenwich history: Map of Greenwich: Using History for Art
The other is the Village of Greenwich Bicentennial logo created by a local student. (When I find her name I will update this post.) I recently saw my quilt blocks at the APHNYS conference in Saratoga Spring, NY in March. The blocks are just basted together, waiting for more municipalities to submit their blocks. Town of Deer park, NY redwork block for APHNYS quilt. Town of Greenwich, NY by Tisha Dolton, Historian. Oddly enough, history is what got me embroidering. In the 1st place. Susan B. Anthony.
greenwich history: Rough & Ready: Part One- Fire Extinguishers
An amazing Queen Ann Victorian built for an eccentric, Spiritualist pianist named Jesse Shepherd. In the basement kitchen, lining the counter, were a number of brightly colored "bottles" filled with clear fluid. They were fire grenade fire extinguishers. CCI4) until it was discovered to cause respiratory problems, and was changed to less effective salt water. Thrown at the base of the fire, the fluid spilled from the broken container, and extinguished the flames. The red "light bulbs" a common extinguish...