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The Origin of Tartans and Plaids

“Tartan” and “plaid” are commonly used interchangeably as a means to describe the distinctive woven check pattern that originated in Scotland centuries ago. Although historically the names have differentiated meanings as all tartans are a form of plaid, but not all plaids are considered a tartan.
Traditionally, tartans were used as a way to… [MORE]

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Gunning for White-Winged Doves, 1961

The fall of 1961 appears to be a much simpler time; a time when a person could pull over to the side… [MORE]