Mercer Museum and Fonthill Castle August 19th 2012 The following is a description of the Mercer Museum in Doyletown, PA from their website.
By 1897 handmade objects were being discarded in favor of new machine-made goods. Historian and archaeologist Henry Mercer (1856-1930) recognized the need to collect and preserve the outmoded material of daily life in America before it was swept away by the Industrial Revolution. Mercer gathered almost ... read more
North America » United States » Pennsylvania » Bucks County Britain's American colonies broke with the mother country in 1776 and were recognized as the new nation of the United States of America following the Treaty of Paris in 1783. During the 19th and 20th centuries, 37 new states were added to the origina... ... read more
Husband Bob and I have been travelling two to three months a year for the past 13 years, around 130,000 miles so far. We've gone all over the US (except Alaska and N. Dakota) and Canada, particularly the Maritime area. And for the past five years we've included two of our cats as they're good travelers and good company.
Bob drives the truck which pulls a travel trailer, currently a 22' Big Foot camper which was made in western Canada.
I began these blogs in 2009 and they work well in showing our friends where we've been -- the attractive stuff, the weird stuff, and sometimes, if we're... full info