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Paper sons - Wikipedia
"Only in the 1960s did new legislation broaden immigration from Asia and gave paper sons a chance to tell the truth about who they were and restore their real names in 'confessional' programs. But many chose to stick with their adopted names for fear of retribution and took their true names to their graves."
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9 days ago by cluebucket
Meg's Friend: A Story for Girls by Alice Corkran
https://redeemingqualities.wordpress.com/2018/01/11/megs-friend/

A young journalist befriends a girl who lives in his boarding house, and eventually helps her to go away to school. Her struggles at school and what happens after.
books  fiction  girls  byWomen  AliceAbigailCorkran  England  school  1880s  familydrama  longlostrelative  orphans  orphan+crankyspinster/curmudgeon  journalists  missingjewels  ProjectGutenberg 
march 2018 by redeemingqualities
Inside One of America’s Last Pencil Factories - The New York Times
"Since 1889, the General Pencil Company has been converting huge quantities of raw materials (wax, paint, cedar planks, graphite) into products you can find, neatly boxed and labeled, in art and office-supply stores across the nation: watercolor pencils, editing pencils, sticks of charcoal, pastel chalks. Even as other factories have chased higher profit margins overseas, General Pencil has stayed put, cranking out thousands upon thousands of writing instruments in the middle of Jersey City."
christopher_payne  photo  photography  image  2018  2010s  1889  1880s  nytimes  pencil  factory  new_jersey  manufacturing  general_pencil 
january 2018 by cluebucket
Dress-down Friday: Mathilde de Morny | Strange Flowers
"From her top hat to her sturdy boots, contemporary images show a Morny indistinguishable from a worldly bonhomme of the period."
mathilde_de_morny  strangeflowers  wordpress  blog  19th_century  paris  france  missy  belle_époque  jean_lorrain  trans  clothing  society  1880s  fame  colette  suicide  history  gossip  royalty  james_conway  writing  profile 
february 2017 by cluebucket
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California’s historic “Pioneer Cabin Tree” hollowed out in 1880s for cars has been toppled by powerful storm…
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january 2017 by levleviev
Ten Dollars Enough by Catherine Owen - Free Ebook
https://redeemingqualities.wordpress.com/2016/02/08/2906/

Molly Bishop and her husband try out housekeeping. This book is mostly recipes, by volume, and that works better than you would think.
books  fiction  cooking  CatherineOwen  1880s  food  housekeeping  America  byWomen  ProjectGutenberg  suburban 
april 2016 by redeemingqualities
The Third Rail
"'History furnishes ... no record of a successful intermingling between the great divisions of mankind,' warned the Baltimore Sun, the organ of city establishment, in 1865. Two decades later, the Sun suggested the best course might be just to 'let the colored people dissipate away.'"

"That was Baltimore mass rail, two decades after the system was proposed: two lines that did not connect, far short of what one needed for the network effect of a true system. Inevitably, the inadequacies of public rail left many Baltimoreans ever more reliant upon the buses — a bewildering scattering of lines that typically followed the old streetcar routes, comprehensible only to those with no alternative but to rely on them."

and Larry Hogan being awful, and more...
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march 2016 by cluebucket
Gentle Breadwinners: The Story of One of Them - Catherine Owen - Google Books
https://redeemingqualities.wordpress.com/2016/02/15/catch-up-2152016/

Dorothy and her sister May are left penniless. They move in with their aunt and uncle, poor farmers, and Dorothy learns to make a living by cooking.
books  fiction  CatherineOwen  cooking  business  work  food  farming  byWomen  1880s  America 
february 2016 by redeemingqualities
Vassar College Costume Collection | Pingat Bustle Ensemble
Description
Ensemble (dinner dress) of burgundy velvet and satin with beadwork and lace, with basque bodice and bustled skirt, designed by Emile Pingat
Creator
Emile Pingat
Date
1876-1886
Subject
Bustle Ensembles; 1870's-1880's - Bustle; French; Emile Pingat; female
costuming  costume.reference  museum:vassar  costuming:pingat  1870s  1880s 
september 2015 by bookwyrm
Sobre las Olas - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
in case I need to reference this f'in waltz man like f everything except cartoon waltzes rite
wiki  music  sobre_las_olas  juventino_rosas  audio  1888  1880s  waltz  wikipedia  mexico 
june 2015 by cluebucket

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