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Visit “By the Fireside” and Discover Rare Overmantel Paintings, Fireboards, and More

A new exhibit at Old Sturbridge Village, “By the Fireside,” opens this weekend on September 10, 2011 to display a strong collection of overmantel paintings, fireboards, andirons, and more. For a look back in time at daily life around a 19th century hearth, read Part I of the interview. In this post, we’ll take a look at some of the exhibit highlights.