Ornamental Separator

Winter 2021

Trend & Tradition

Inside The Issue

A School of Thought

When Thomas Jefferson wanted to give his grandson an education, he sent him to live in Charles Willson Peale’s museum

12 Minute Read

Breaking New Ground

Archaeology team embarks on three new projects that attempt to connect communities past and present

8 Minute Read

A Rare Rendering Showing Treatment of the Enslaved

Artist depicts a coffle, a common sight in 19th-century Virginia

8 Minute Read

Winter’s Sweet Surprise

Once jilted for the potato, the parsnip is appreciated for its unexpected taste and texture

6 Minute Read

Designs on History

Historic wallpaper is created through a marriage of research, technology and technique

7 Minute Read