Tuesday, January 20, 2009

This Day in History.....


My Blog has no place for Politics, but being an observer of history, I will say this,

"I am PROUD of how far we have come".



18th century, c1770 silver shoe buckles bezel set with faceted paste stones atop a slave ad from the Monday, March 10th, 1800 Philadelphia Advertiser. Bottom, 1801 Columbia Minerva.

2 comments:

nicol sayre said...

Hi Rachael
I always love to visit and see what lovely bits of history you can provide. Best to you! N

CARole said...

This photo is so interesting. I love American history and these are very interesting times.
Carole