In the Victorian era, opportunities for women to work outside the home were fairly limited – only a select few occupations were considered suitable for women to earn their living.
At the turn of the century, Phoenix was home to two "ice works" -- factories that produced, sold and delivered ice.
Preserving the Past
How important is historical preservation to you? Our efforts to preserve and restore the historic buildings at Heritage Square continue, 37 years after the Rosson House Museum opened its doors to the public.
Printed, not Painted
This lovely print hangs in the back parlor of the Rosson House, in a fancy work frame made of pine cones and acorns.
High Society at Heritage Square
The Rosson House at Heritage Square - hosting snowbirds since 1895!
Abraham Lincoln was one of our most famous national hat-wearers, and many pictures of him show him wearing his ever-present stovepipe hat.