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Date: 1800 ca.
Description: Needlework scene on silk worked in colored silk thread using running and crewel stitches. The hands and faces of the figures are watercolor on paper. Sce...
Description: If you will tell me, then, the things that you have readI shall not have heard of thembut I will read them for your sakeThere is a meeting...
Description: Gown made by Charles Frederick Worth of Paris for Frances Fairchild of Madison, Wisconsin, 1880.
Description: Bring back somehow the big HelloProlong the noisiest dayThe clapping hands are stilled too soonAnd much too far away
Description: First-rate minds to write books, guide the young and lead the nationbut the target runs close to the ground
Description: Well-scrubbed proprieties, in no dangerexcept the possible over-minding of their own mannersor being out-voted by Activists
Description: Dearest Daughter,The year is flown.We can't compete and we stand alone
Description: A word without momentum that settled on a note of calmcaught windand spun its venom into froth, to coola Sunday afternoon in June
Description: Rockford, Ill.J.H. DenisonEditorial room of the Milwaukee JournalProbably the Black River at Black River FallsChildren taug...
Date: date unknown
Description: The parson came. He said it well:Enough is all we want, to hold and sleep on,not the sky.A little harvest of the sorrowsbetween the sentenc...
Description: Sunday was the day when, to a stranger,almost nothing happened. But to usit was the best day of all
Description: To some who want to leaveit would be dullBut to us who want to staythe moment is surprising:never laxonly turning out of nowhere lastin...
Description: An unhappy majoritysome of whom voted for frivolous reasonsreflected the north/south splitIn their nascent paranoia, they preached their vi...
Description: It's a day for celebration, just to be so cheering glad and everyone to know
Description: That instinct path to the waiting dooris a mile of runningbeyond the last ounce of bursting heart
Description: White horses, white fences that money can't buy
Description: Something less than the half of everythingis the better, the partner, the woman waitingWhat counselor, over his shoulder, can count the ways
Description: You came to know that book by its covered distance,well remembered by the measureof the trudging barefoot mile
Description: On the map it shows the turkey buzzards circling overheadto tell us who we are and what the odds.Don't count;a promise is no more than just a s...
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