Category Archives: Harriet Blackford

  1. After Robert Blackford’s Death

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    December 7, 2015 by auntkatefirmin

    While I gather my thoughts for a post on backsword players and one on other events in the life of …
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  2. Every Artist an Artiste

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    May 25, 2015 by auntkatefirmin

    On the one hand, my visit last spring to the V & A Theatre & Performing archive yielded a treasure-trove …
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  3. The envelope, please

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    March 20, 2015 by auntkatefirmin

    A few weeks ago I sent off for a death certificate, fairly confident that it would record the circumstances of …
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  4. Paying the Sexton

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    February 20, 2015 by auntkatefirmin

    I happened to be reviewing the records related to Harriet Blackford Hall. For the moment, I will continue to assume …
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  5. Paul’s Alley

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    September 14, 2014 by auntkatefirmin

    In the course of looking at where Richard Wayt (1787-1868) the tallow chandler might have lived, I solved a problem …
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