Sunday, October 14, 2007

More from Naper Settlement

This is the print shop from the Naper Settlement -- very interesting to see how they used to type-set print on big sheets, each individual letter had to placed correctly and backwards! (They used a mirror to accomplish this.)
Here is one of the character-actors explaining what life would have been like in a small, 1800's American home.

3 comments:

Per Stromsjo said...

Living history, really. Must be fascinating.

Joy said...

Wish I could be there! Sounds very interesting. Will fire up my imagination.

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maria elisa said...

fascinating house