Archive for March 27th, 2018

Frances Cloud Taylor of Kennett Square

Frances Cloud Taylor, 96, of Kennett Square, died March 23, at Crosslands retirement community. Frances Taylor was born on June 23, 1921, in Wilmington. She was the daughter of Willard and Mabel Keenan Cloud and grew up on her parents’ dairy farm, Sunstone Farm, in Kennett Township. She graduated from Westtown School in 1941 and Beacom Business College. In 1942 she ...

 
 

Photo of the Week: The Gilpin House

The Gilpin House at the Brandywine Battlefield Park on a proper spring day. Cards of this image and other images are available from Barbara Moore Fine Art. Click here to see the collection.

 

Living History: Hemingway, part 2

The Finca Vigia Meaning “Lookout Farm” in Spanish, the Finca Vigia on the outskirts of Havana is where Ernest Hemingway lived longer and was more productive than any other setting in the world. The house is in the village of San Francisco de Paula, roughly 12 miles southeast of downtown. His home is now a tourist attraction- the Museo Ernest Hemingway- which receives ...