Monthly Archives: June 2014

Cars and Roads During the Early 20th Century

In 1900, automobiles were only for the daring. In an effort to change that, the Automobile Club of America hosted America’s first automobile show, at New York’s Madison Square Garden. At the time there were only about ten miles of … Continue reading

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Mrs. Winchester Builds a House

Sarah Winchester was born Sarah Lockwood Pardee on Sept 1, 1837 in New Haven, Connecticut, the daughter of a successful carriage manufacturer. She enjoyed all the advantages of a cultured upbringing, including an education at the best private schools, played … Continue reading

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