Monthly Archives: October 2014

A Few Favorite Books to Share: Pamela Kenworthey Harer

Posted on by Sharon Gee

Pamela Harer was a passionate bibliophile who collected, preserved, researched and shared both her books and her knowledge. She started over fifty years ago when she sought to find a few favorite books from her childhood to share with her … Continue reading

Early 20th Century German Artists

Posted on by Sharon Gee

Hermann Hesse became a popular and influential voice during his lifetime mainly in the German-speaking world. It wasn’t until after his death in the mid-1960s that readers in the United States discovered his works. The theme of an individual’s search … Continue reading

Celebrating the150th Anniversary of the Yosemite Grant

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Yosemite National Park celebrates the 150th Anniversary of the signing of the Yosemite Grant Act. Proposed by California Senator John Conness, the United States Congress passed the act and it was signed by President Lincoln on June 30th, 1864. The … Continue reading

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