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  • Niagara Silk and How the World Dressed In It

    Niagara Silk and How the World Dressed In It

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    Silk! The word alone conjures thoughts of enchantment and carnal sensations. Americans have dressed in silk for more than two centuries, but others have been doing so for thousands of years. We use silk for many things: parachutes to socks. Learn the fascinating history of an American silk mill.

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Mike Franks

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For some, collecting baseball postcards is as important as collecting baseball cards. Mike Franks is someone who is devoted to postcards and baseball. In his article he helps us understand the evolution of postcards showing baseball.

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