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It is believed that this desk located in the Richardson wing of the library was designed by American architect H.H. Richardson, and was part of the original furnishings of the Billings Library (also designed by him and built by the University of Vermont in 1886). The desk was graciously donated to Quincy's library in 2002. The stained glass window you see in the background is by John LaFarge. Imagine all the thoughts and ideas that have been written on this surface.
Porch Fest 2018: "Revival" started things off on this Marion Street veranda. A few rain drops did not dampen spirits of this ...
A late winter snowstorm named "Stella" is due to bear down on the Northeast Tuesday!
After today's snowfall, the sky took on a watercolor glow of pink, purple and blue. It was a winter wonderland once again.
From atop Penn's Hill, Abigail Adams and her young son John, could have heard the women chanting in Boston today.