Hex Barns

2020-04-11T00:55:15-04:00July 18th, 2017|Barnyard fun|

There are many different ways that a farmer can adorn their barn with artwork. Much of it involves intricate carvings that no one can really admire except those who get up close. For farmers in Pennsylvania Dutch country they adorn their barns differently. They paint hex signs on their barns and if you know where [...]

Barns of the Civil War: David Miller

2017-06-19T09:10:54-04:00June 22nd, 2017|Barns of the Civil War, History|

There are names in American military history that all you need to say is that name and people should know where it is and what happened there. More often than not these are the sites of heroic actions or unimaginable suffering. The Civil War has numerous places like this, The Hornet’s Nest at Shiloh, Hell’s [...]