This page is a summary of tricks I've learned through the years to make wearing Colonial clothing easier and more practical.
Catherine II ruled Russia from 1762 until 1798. She assumed the Russian throne after the death of her husband the Grand Duke Peter of Holstein, their marriage was an unhappy and sexless one. Catherine II is...
During the 18th Century, political thinkers exposed the injustices within society. This prompted many changes towards the idea of enlightenment. Are we enlightened today? Or just as blind as the past?
In 1790, to escape the French Revolution, about 500 men, women and children fled to the United Stets, bound for the Ohio territory around what is now Gallipolis, Ohio. This passage is a recap of what happened.
Marie Antoinette of France was known for her extravagance and frivolity, but was the infamous 'Affair of the Diamond Necklace' one of the catalysts of the French Revolution?
Set in the beautiful Buckinghamshire countryside, outside the main town of High Wycombe, you will find one of the most fascinating, historical and intriguing network of Caverns in the West Wycombe hillside.
The role of religion in the American Revolution and French Revolution.
This article is about the colonial woman and the modern woman in the family setting.
And so the young princess from one of the poorest and most insignificant principalities in Germany, House of Anhalt, arrived in Russia and began her journey to greatness, Sophie, who would become Grand Duchess Ekaterina...
The office of the President of the United States was a creation of the Constitutional Convention of 1787. But where did they the Convention delegates get the idea from? Here I explore briefly their initial rejection of...