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On this week’s podcast, listen as Journeyman Wheelwright Andrew DeLisle describes the complex technology behind the deceptively simple wheel.

Colonial Williamsburg’s Historic Trades lend a hand to help a partnering institution re-create a carriage for a French Cannon, and rediscover some fascinating differences between the English and French craft traditions.

Listen now.

“It is wonderful how much may be done, if we are always doing.”
– Thomas Jefferson, 1787

With so many intriguing research projects, new family programs and behind-the-scenes stories taking place across Colonial Williamsburg every day – we’ve decided to make an exciting change! That’s right. We’re combining talent and resources across the Foundation to … Continue Reading »

“It is wonderful how much may be done, if we are always doing.”
– Thomas Jefferson, 1787

With so many intriguing research projects, new family programs and behind-the-scenes stories taking place across Colonial Williamsburg every day – we’ve decided to make an exciting change! That’s right. We’re combining talent and resources across the Foundation to … Continue Reading »

“It is wonderful how much may be done, if we are always doing.”
– Thomas Jefferson, 1787

With so many intriguing research projects, new family programs and behind-the-scenes stories taking place across Colonial Williamsburg every day – we’ve decided to make an exciting change! That’s right. We’re combining talent and resources across the Foundation to … Continue Reading »

“It is wonderful how much may be done, if we are always doing.”
– Thomas Jefferson, 1787

With so many intriguing research projects, new family programs and behind-the-scenes stories taking place across Colonial Williamsburg every day – we’ve decided to make an exciting change! That’s right. We’re combining talent and resources across the Foundation to … Continue Reading »

“It is wonderful how much may be done, if we are always doing.”
– Thomas Jefferson, 1787

With so many intriguing research projects, new family programs and behind-the-scenes stories taking place across Colonial Williamsburg every day – we’ve decided to make an exciting change! That’s right. We’re combining talent and resources across the Foundation to … Continue Reading »