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Jun 28, 2013
HPC in Civil War News, July 2013 Gettysburg Edition
May 19, 2013
Belle Grove Plantation
The Belle Grove Collection has been established to commemorate the extraordinary history that is Belle Grove Plantation in Port Conway, Virginia. Belle Grove Plantation is the birthplace of our 4th President and "Father of the Constitution", James Madison. As well as being the ancestral home of his mother, Nelly Conway Madison, who returned home to her parents Belle Grove Plantation to give birth to her first child, Founding Father and future President: James Madison, Belle Grove history is intertwined with that of Virginia from its colonial beginnings in 1668, through the Civil War where the Port Royal/Port Conway area saw constant movement of Union and Confederate Troops. Although its Civil War history is...
May 18, 2013
Turning Sandy Debris Into Art
Posted on May 17, 2013 By Lauren Wanko NJ Today As Jersey Shore towns get rid of storm-damaged debris to make way for the new boardwalks, artist Roddy Wildeman uses that debris to create art. “The materials were just everywhere so I just grabbed whatever I could use,” Wildeman said. After Sandy, Wildeman began collecting everything from pieces of docks, benches, boardwalk planks and parts of homes and furniture. After the material is cleaned, cut, torched and designed in his Belmar studio, the debris is transformed into a Starburst. Wildeman, a former contractor, began creating these designs before the storm....
Nov 22, 2012
The Historic Pen Company and www.HistoryPens.com is now IPad friendly.
The Historic Pen Company and www.HistoryPens.com is now IPad friendly. You can now easily and quickly search and order your favorite Historic Pen Company products on your IPad. Using programing powered by Shop Pad, www.HistoryPens.com is at your finger tips on the go, anywhere, any place on your IPad. So take advantage of HPC's availability on the go and when you order any item now through December 25, 2012 on your IPad you will receive a 20% discount when you use the discount code IPad upon checkout.