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Wood Working in the 18th Century Conference

January 12-15 and 16-19 The topic of the 2011 Working Wood in the 18th Century conference will be the influence of Asian design and products on eighteenth-century English and American furniture. We tend to think of these “Chinoiserie” pieces as … Continue reading

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R. Charlton’s Coffee House in Colonial Williamsburg

In November 2009, R. Charlton’s Coffeehouse became the newest reconstructed building on Duke of Gloucester Street in 50 years. An authentic 18th-century coffeehouse, this exhibition building is now open to ticketed guests. R. Charlton’s Coffeehouse is located just across from … Continue reading

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