EYE ON ANTIQUES: WILLARD’S PATENTED TIMEPIECE
Simon Willard’s banjo clock—copied and modified for two centuries—remains a classic.
SIDE BY SIDE®: DOOR HARDWARE
Modern blacksmiths offer myriad choices to fit your home and your budget.
LIFE IN EARLY AMERICA: FASHION CAPITAL OF THE NEW REPUBLIC
Philadelphia set the trends, and Louis A. Godey helped spread them across the nation.
RESTORING A KENTUCKY LANDMARK
This Federal gem is a memorial to one woman’s painstaking research into its history.
CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA LOG ARCHITECTURE
Builders who used corner posts to join log walls intended their homes to be permanent.
James W. Mauch
A LOOK BACK
We revisit our first issue to see what’s changed—and what hasn’t—after 35 years.
INVESTIGATING A PENNSYLVANIA LOG HOUSE
Adding flesh and blood to the imagined owners of an everyman’s house.
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FROM THE PUBLISHER
Back to Basics
Sweetgrass and Stewed Oysters