The Wonderful Vaporings of Mrs. Ella Storrs-Webb

Mrs. Ella Storrs-Webb was part of a reformist movement in the early 20th century and worked in a settlement house. Settlement houses were residences in poor and immigrant areas of large cities, designed to assist those in need, Hull House in Chicago being a famous example. Mrs. Webb occasionally made the news for her outlandish … Continue reading The Wonderful Vaporings of Mrs. Ella Storrs-Webb

English Toy Spaniels in Dogdom Magazine, 1907

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The Lesser Newfoundland (Labrador Retriever): Vintage Snippets and Images

From the book Histoire Physiologique et Anecdotique des Chiens de Toutes les Races by Bénédict-Henry Révoil, 1867 Brief entry in the book The Dogs of the British Islands by Stonehenge, 1872 From the article "The Newfoundland Dog" appearing in the August 7, 1879 issue of Forest and Stream From the book British dogs their varieties, history, … Continue reading The Lesser Newfoundland (Labrador Retriever): Vintage Snippets and Images