While Hoxsie clips pictures out of Google books for his own entertainment, Paula Lemire is doing actual research, and has done a tremendous service by identifying the grave of the last documented slave at Schuyler Flatts, a woman named Sibbie.
As we noted (see the previous several entries), a whole bunch of buildings with some very venerable businesses were pushed […]
Here’s the full view of much of the block of Washington Avenue that existed just west of the Capitol, running […]
When we talked about the former Hotel Borthwick the other day, we skipped over talking about another venerable business that […]
We return to the details of this block of lost buildings on Washington Avenue, just west of the Capitol. On […]
For someone who was in business for decades, Edwin Nellegar didn’t leave a lot of information behind. He was born […]
This charming edifice (a combination of two buildings, if you look closely) is the Hotel Borthwick. Known in a previous […]