Saturday, March 25, 2023

Antique columnist Roy Booth reflects on early settlers' choices of wood for furniture.

Does anyone remember trolley cars in towns and cities? Columnist Roy Booth does and shares a look at two cities' well-known lines.

Antique columnist Roy Booth writes about Bard oil paintings and steam boats.

Many may be thinking of planting during this season, but columnist Roy Booth is recalling the harvest celebrations of years past and the beginning of the Corn Palace in North Dakota.

Antique columnist Roy Booth writes about Gustave Stickley's "mission" style furniture.

Each week Farm and Dairy takes a look at what was making news in years gone by.

Only a few weathervanes constructed in the 1700s and 1800s still remain, and even early 1900 examples are difficult to locate, says columnist Roy Booth.

Advertisement spoons are of special interest because of the subject represented and the ease of identification. However, many spoons are questionable as to whether there are an advertisement or souvenir.

Our current fascination with herbs and 'natural' remedies is nothing new, says columnist Roy Booth.

One Ohioan is working to preserve the heritage of an 1880s barn and pass on the traditions of previous tenants to his sons.