Monthly Archives: September 2015

Cat for dinner!

It’s no surprise that people will eat strange things when they are hungry. A lovely example of this comes from the Courante uyt Italien, Duytslandt, &c. of February 11, 1634. An article dated the 24th of the previous months gives … Continue reading

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Family Album: Page 25

On our bookshelf is a photo album of the family van der Meer, the family of my grandmother. Sadly, I don’t know any exact dates or many names, as there are no captions on most of the photos. It’s easy to see which of … Continue reading

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Family Album: Page 24

On our bookshelf is a photo album of the family van der Meer, the family of my grandmother. Sadly, I don’t know any exact dates or many names, as there are no captions on most of the photos. This week: Three ladies and a … Continue reading

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Family Album: Page 23

On our bookshelf is a photo album of the family van der Meer, the family of my grandmother. Sadly, I don’t know any exact dates or many names, as there are no captions on most of the photos. Three portraits and a group photo … Continue reading

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Family Album: Page 21 & 22

On our bookshelf is a photo album of the family van der Meer, the family of my grandmother. Sadly, I don’t know any exact dates or many names, as there are no captions on most of the photos. Two pages for now, because I … Continue reading

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