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PRP7: The Not-So-Civil War

Painting a Rosy Past: Part 7 The Not-So-Civil War (Click here to go to the Introduction to this series.) If you are an aficionado of historical documentary films, especially those shown on PBS, you are no doubt familiar with “The … Continue reading

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PRP6: Victorian BareBack Riding

Painting a Rosy Past: Part 6 Victorian BareBack Riding (Click here to go to the Introduction to this series.) (Be sure in particular to at least read Part 5 of this series, The Great Menken,  before you read this blog … Continue reading

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PRP5: The Great Menken

Painting a Rosy Past: Part 5 The Great Menken (Click here to go to the Introduction to this series.) My parents both died in 2009, when they were each 87 years old. Dad was an Old School Old Guy, a … Continue reading

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