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SVM Cooks! Carpatho-Rusyn Food at the Washington County Fair

Slate Valley Museum staff had the opportunity to show off their cooking skills at the Washington County Fair Thursday afternoon. Christine Hoffer from Washington County Tourism invited Executive and Assistant Directors Kathryn Weller and Amy Mincher to the Culinary Tent … Continue reading

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Graves of Slate

Making use of locally discovered slate, Boston was the hub of early slate gravestone carving. Skulls and cross-bones and epitaphs warning readers that “As I am now, then soon you will be” and to “follow me into the grave” re-enforced … Continue reading

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Welsh Folklore: Interview with Mr. Evan Morris Jones

Interview from 1938 with Welsh-American Evan Morris Jones on Welsh folklore. Continue reading

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