Hi. I'm Nancy J. Padgett. I live in San Francisco, California,
About me: I hold a Ph.D. in European History
from Stanford University, and a B.A. and M.A. in history from
Emory University. I design and program the layout,
research the material, write the articles, and take most of the
Feel free to contact me at
Chief Technology Officer is Michael R. Middleton.
Mike holds a Ph.D. from Stanford University in Decision Analysis
and produces his own Web site www.treeplan.com.
Technical notes: This site launched in August
2010. I update it whenever I have the complete another "chapter."
I also write shorter, companion blogs; the current blog is
Expression Web is my Web app, with Ajatix as the
menu app. My blogs are in WordPress. For photography, I
currently use a Nikon J-1. Where museums, do not permit indoor photography, or the weather
and lighting are bad, I've used stock photos or photos from
others. You may use my
photos freely except in commercial applications.
This site is intended strictly for your personal enjoyment. No
part of this Web site may be used for commercial purposes.
Please respect the copyrights of the stock photos I've used. No
advertising, commercial support, foundation grants, or other
outside sources support my Web site.
Nancy J. Padgett.
Burg Eltz, Mosel
Mike R. Middleton.
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