Monthly Archives: June 2012

Desk Job

I’ve been spending a lot of time at my desk lately. There is a lot of research to be done, and a lot of writing, so it seems that my desk is my home base for the time being. In … Continue reading

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Bed Lingo

The Lewis bedstead, which had been on display in the Chamber since March, has temporarily left the building.  It has gone to the studio of Williamsburg Art Conservation, Inc., where Tom Snyder will be performing a variety of treatments and … Continue reading

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A Chair or Two…or Fifteen

Not too long ago, we spent some time discussing the many types of tables that were once found in Kenmore’s rooms.  Today, I thought we might take a look at what was the most prevalent item of furniture in the … Continue reading

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New Tour at Kenmore!

This week, the curatorial and education departments are hard at work putting the finishing touches on a new tour of Kenmore, which will be available to visitors beginning later in June.  It’s not like anything we have tried before, so … Continue reading

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