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Speaker

Topic

Lecture Title

Lynn Ackerman

Lyman Estate Greenhouses

A History of the Lyman Estate Greenhouses

Nancy Carlisle

Decorative Arts/Ceramics

An Introduction to the History of Ceramics in New England

Nancy Carlisle

Furniture, Nineteenth Century

Victorian Furniture: Design Run Amok or Inspired Creativity?

Nancy Carlisle

Furniture, Nineteenth- and Twentieth-Century

A. H. Davenport and the Gilded Age

Nancy Carlisle

Furniture, Seventeenth Century

Seventeenth-Century Furniture: Medieval Technology Meets the New World

Nancy Carlisle

History of Furniture

A High-Speed Romp Through the History of Furniture in New England

Nancy Carlisle

Social/Domestic History

America's Kitchens: A History of the Kitchen in America

Nancy Carlisle

Social/Domestic History

The Women of the Quincy Family

Shira Gladstone

Hurricane of 1938

A Preview of the End of the World: The Great New England Hurricane of 1938

Shira Gladstone

Otis House

Where Beacon Hill Began

Bethany Groff Dorau

Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm

Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm

Bethany Groff Dorau

Old Newbury, Massachusetts

A Brief History of Old Newbury, 1635-1764

Wendy Hubbard

Codman Estate

Codman Estate: The Collection of Four Generations

Wendy Hubbard

Comparison of Two Houses

Codman Estate and Gropius House: One Mile Apart, Worlds Apart

Wendy Hubbard

Gropius House

Gropius House: Explore a Revolution

Melinda Huff

Gedney House

Gedney House

Melinda Huff

Phillips House

Phillips House

Laura Johnson

Jewelry

Mementos: Jewelry of Life and Love from Historic New England

Laura Johnson

Textiles

From Stays to Skeleton Suits: Dressing Children in Early America

Laura Johnson

Textiles

Everything Old is New Again: American Revival and Reproduction Textiles

Laura Johnson

Silhouettes

Shades of Truth: American Silhouettes

Laura Johnson

Material Culture

The Art of Basketry: New England's Other Wovens

Laura Johnson

Textiles

Interpreting Textiles at Historic New England

Marilyn Keith Daly

Sarah Orne Jewett

Sarah Orne Jewett's Neighborhood

Marilyn Keith Daly

South Berwick, Maine 

Jonathan Sayward's Berwick

Peggy Konitzky

Castle Tucker

The Age of Innocence and the Tuckers of Wiscasset, Maine

Peggy Konitzky

Castle Tucker

Castle Tucker

Peggy Konitzky

World War II

Victory Began at Home: The World War II Home Front

Megan MacNeil

Etiquette

The Lost Art of Etiquette

Linda Marshall

Governor John Langdon House

Governor John Langdon House

Linda Marshall

Jackson House

Jackson House

Laurie Masciandaro

Roseland Cottage, Gothic Revival, Nineteenth Century

Roseland Cottage: Experience Victorian Exuberance

Laurie Masciandaro

Connecticut's Historic Gardens

Connecticut's Historic Gardens

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HistoricNewEngland.org

Historic New England

Historic New England Armchair Tour

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HistoricNewEngland.org

Historic Preservation

William Sumner Appleton and the Preservation Movement in America

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HistoricNewEngland.org

Jewelry

Adorning New England: Historic New England's Jewelry Collection

Dan Santos

Arnold House

Arnold House

Kenneth Turino

Boston's Market District

Boston's Market District and Haymarket

Kenneth Turino

Historic Houses, Historic Preservation

Revitalizing Historic House Museums

Kenneth Turino

Christmas

The Evolution of a Holiday: Christmas from the Seventeenth Century to 1900

Martha Van Koevering

Beauport

Beauport, the Sleeper-McCann House: Expect the Unexpected

Kristen Weiss

Boardman House

Boardman House

Kristen Weiss

Cogswell's Grant, Coastal Farming 

Coastal Farming at Cogswell's Grant

Kristen Weiss

Cogswell's Grant, Decorative Arts/Collecting

Cogswell's Grant

Kristen Weiss

Folk Art, Boxes

Neat and Tidy: Early American Boxes at Cogswell's Grant

Kristen Weiss

Folk Art, Portraits

Faces and Families: Folk Art Portraits at Cogswell's Grant

Gail White Usher

Education

Teaching with Primary Source Documents

Gail White Usher

Women's History, Eighteenth Century

The Eighteenth-Century Woman



Sally Zimmerman

Energy Conservation, Retrofitting Old Houses

Energy Retrofits and the Historic Home: Weighing Risks and Opportunities



Sally Zimmerman

Historic Paint Colors

Period Appropriate Exterior Colors for Your Historic House



Sally Zimmerman

Historic Use of Blue Paint in Houses

The House of Blues

Sally Zimmerman

Lyman Estate

Lyman Estate

Sally Zimmerman

Origins of Historic Color Paint Palettes

Who Put the History in the Historic Paint Palette?

Sally Zimmerman

Historic Home Maintenance

Old House Do's and Dont's: Tips for Affordable, Appropriate Old House Care

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