We Are Fans!
Fans have been around for thousands of years, but electrical fans have existed for only a fraction of that time.
Spicing it Up
Chiles are as American as it gets, with a history that goes back thousands of years.
Victorian clothing and summer heat were a little more compatable than you think. But only a little.
Victorians didn't have TV, radio, or the internet. How did they all not die of boredom? Through music.
Mail-Order Hardware and Houses
At the turn-of-the-century, buying things from mail-order catalogs was just as popular as ordering things off the internet is for us today. They could even order and ship entire houses.
Victorian Cures & Quacks
Going to the doctor during the Victorian Era could have killed you...
It’s the Limit
Phoenix had a speed limit as early as 1894, but speed limits had been around long before that, and before motorized vehicles were populating roadways.
Two Deeds and a Con
The Rossons paid a conman for land they already owned, but they weren't the only ones tricked by James A. Reavis.