Welcome to daily life in the year 1628! Colonial House was filmed over a 5 month period on an isolated stretch of the Maine coast. Continue reading
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Here are artifacts and hand drawn books from Danny Tisdale’s appearance on PBS’s reality TV show Colonial House in 2004.
The show was televised in 2004 from January to August with Danny as a free man who traveled from England in 1628 to Machias, Maine in the New World with a crew of 13 others from all over the USA and the world (England, Texas, Seattle, New York, etc.,). Continue reading
Here’s another image from the January 2012, project by student, photographer Jeff Green from the School of Journalism department at Columbia. Jeff’s goal with the project was to tell the story of someones life only using photographs to tell the story. Continue reading
In mid-January I created a Colonial House presentation with teacher Kate Berten and her Fourth Grade class at the School at Columbia University on 110th Street and Broadway in NYC.
In the visit to the school we discussed the good, the bad and the ugly of my experience on the show. I enjoyed the discussion, the kids had reviewed the show with their teachers, and I presented the hats, shirt, pipe and other material objects from the show. After my presentation we had a great conversation and (you know kids) plenty of questions.