Horses and Carriages from Anthony Era

The annual Walnut Hill FarDSCN0893m Driving Competition (permanently ended now) that took place early this month in nearby Pittsford, New York offered an idyllic glimpse into the horsey set of the 1890s, an era when Anna Osborn Anthony could well have been driving her horse. Her sister-in-law Susan made reference to Anna’s custom of driving her stallion on fine days even when Anna was pregnant with her first child.

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