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Canterbury Shaker Village

If you like experiencing history by walking in the footsteps of long-ago people, you will love Canterbury Shaker Village in New Hampshire. The national historic landmark includes guided tours, a very informative Ken Burns video on the Shakers, and a

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Windows at Castle in the Clouds

Photos by Virginia Allain I notice windows whenever I visit historic sites. The 1914 mansion called Castle in the Clouds in New Hampshire had wonderful windows. The views from the windows included flower gardens and vistas of the mountain side.

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Old Mill Buildings in New England

You might be surprised when driving through quaint New England villages and towns, to suddenly find very large buildings along the river. Sometimes these are dilapidated with broken windows, but more and more these old mill buildings are finding new

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