Vaughn Cottage 2012 Exhibits

Did you miss the Vaughn Cottage library and museum in 2012?  Each year it is set up differently and highlights various storylines in Isles of Shoals history.

Well here’s a quick virtual tour of the cottage for you if you missed it, or if you want to revisit it!

Vaughn Cottage 2012 Exhibits (the link again in case you didn’t click it above!)

More information is available on the Vaughn website– such as more photos and information regarding all of the Celia Thaxter pottery shown last year as well as more information on some of the Dreamboats photos.

As we ramp up for the 2013 season with exhibits that will be determined this spring, do you have any requests or things that you would like to see covered?

Exciting News!: Rutledge Marine Lab has a cool new blog!

Have you heard?  Did you see the new button in our sidebar?  No, not the one of the dreamboat that you can use to link to us from your blog, (but feel free to do so!), the Rutledge Marine Lab has a new blog!  And they have been blogging about some cool historical stuff!  Way to go, Drew Bush and Matt Terenna for spearheading this!

marine lab blog

They have already posted about historical flora and fauna, geology and more!  Head on over there and check it out.  

The Bear on Appledore

One of my all time favorite Isles of Shoals stories is the one about Celia Thaxter’s bear.  Fred McGill tells it well.  Click on the pages below to open them in a new window, then you can click on the image to enlarge it for easier reading.

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