Tag Archives: New York

Tenement Museum

History is a long period of time but when looked at as a series of lifetimes it doesn’t seem that far away. At the Tenement Museum in New York City, the visceral and palpable meaning of this nearly overwhelmed us. … Continue reading

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Tom’s Diner

I am in New York attending a workshop sponsored by the Gilder Lehrman Institute taking place at Columbia University. All of us participants are being housed in a Barnard dorm. I got into the city a couple hours before our … Continue reading

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