Much Ado About Digitization

I’ve been doing a lot of research remotely over the last several years. Libraries, museums, historical societies, and even some historically-minded Facebook groups have done fantastic jobs of digitizing documents for immediate access from literally anywhere. Of course, digital collections have a long way to go—often times tiny fractions of collections have made it onto … Continue reading Much Ado About Digitization

Crazy for Cast Iron part 3!

  Fancying Fancy Things   Part of the allure of cast iron cookware is the depth and breadth of the history there. It seems fairly universal that among cast iron cookware enthusiasts that just cooking isn’t enough. Sure, plenty of people love and swear by cast iron cookware. But having a few pieces at home … Continue reading Crazy for Cast Iron part 3!