Adrienne Morris

About me

When not writing about my characters populating Gilded Age Englewood, New Jersey,I herd goats, dream about the 1870′s and try (unsuccessfully) to control my dogs.

From my website

” . . .they were apt to bulge below the waist in front; for, poor dears, they were but human after all, and they had to expand somewhere.”

Learn more about underwear links: Very sensible article about corsets Underwear wars? 7 things women wore under their skirts Underwear video 19th century changing silhouette at the Met Above quote: Gwen Raverat Period Piece

The Little Bank that Could and the 1906 San Francisco Earthquake

Middlemay Farm:From small beginnings a very nice man opened a bank . . . Originally posted on Beyond the History Textbooks: Amadeo P. Giannini (Source: PBS.org) It’s like something out of It’s a Wonderful Life. A small bank provides a place for small depositors and borrowers to do business in…

 
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