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22 Sandvox sites tagged “history”

Salopian Art Pottery

Salopian Art Pottery

“The history and pottery of the Benthall Pottery Company, of Benthall, Shropshire, c.1880s-1930s” — John Malam

Dallas County Arkansas

Dallas County Arkansas

“I chose the design because it felt like something Old World like. Since genealogy deals with the past, I wanted something that would represent that.” — Jamila Barahona

Original Flutes

Original Flutes

“I liked this design because it was simple and didn't distract from my content, which is very visual in nature.” — Michael Lynn

Outwood Community Video

Outwood Community Video

“We have 600 hours of film and 7000 old photographs of oul local community that we want to share with the world.” — Outwood Community Video

Family and Friends of Dakota Uprising Victims

Family and Friends of Dakota Uprising Victims

“We collect many stories from the descendants and put them as PDFs that viewers can read. We added many photographs of victims' families, tombstones, victims' claims, plus historical narratives on the causes of the war. The pages we chose allowed us to display this information.” — Joyce A. Kloncz

Index to Maps

Index to Maps

“All of the content shown on my site was developed for six book volumes, which were developed in MS Word, converted to .pdf and easily imported to Sandvox. All of the cartographic images were also easily imported (drag & drop).” — Jim Siebold

Lovewellhistory

Lovewellhistory

“I like to reserve the scrapbook-like photo pages of the Telegraph Office theme for showcasing historical photographs, which invite closer inspection, and generally use the slideshow page for eye-pleasing contemporary photographs of historical sites. I'm always interested in knowing what kind of...” — Dale Switzer

The Upchurch Collection

“People have found friends and family by viewing my site. Often they supply further old photographs as a way of thanking the website. A good exchange!” — Michael Gunnill

Rellyseeker

Rellyseeker

“My website is about my family history research business. My site has my genealogy blog and has my own family's genealogy findings under the headings: BIGHAM-HORNER, POWELL-DIX, MAWHINNEY-DALTON, MARTIN-HARRIS, HECTOR-ALLEN and JOHNSON-GARNHAM.” — Jan Powell

Welcome to larryray.com

Welcome to larryray.com

“My Sandvox site was found by a French Cine Magazine publisher and researcher, Lionel Grenier, who interviewed me about my connection as actor and production manager on director, Lucio Fulci's 1980 classic film, "The Beyond," much of which was shot in New Orleans, LA. Lionel published the interview...” — Larry Ray

William de Lange

William de Lange

“It was love at first site when I saw the Hydrogen design. It is really beautiful. However, I also like some of the new designs Sandvox has released, so I might be considering an overhaul at some stage...” — William de Lange

Beaumont Family History

Beaumont Family History

“We have 5 books on the Beaumonts of Yorkshire England that cover various families and different areas the Beaumonts lived in and around.” — Michael Beaumont

The City

The City

“The design I chose appealed to me because it has a sort of moody elegance. It provides a good framework for text and pictures of urban scenes from around the world.” — Terry Grundy

Worshipful Company of Firefighters

Worshipful Company of Firefighters

“The site uses a number of PHP routines which are simply integrated through RAW HTML. This is great to make use of PHP and MySQL to change the look and feel of the page in a few lines of code, most of which can be found as examples on the net.” — Colin Simpson

South Island Papillon Club

South Island Papillon Club

“We used pares with and without sidebars, embedded you tube video, photo album, plain text, photo pages, facebook like, site map and lots of links between pages to keep people moving about and exploring the website.” — Rick Holcomb

Irish High Crosses

Irish High Crosses

“At this point in time I have kept my website design very basic. Photos and text have allowed me to share my study of Irish High Crosses without knowing much about website design or computer programing in general.” — Barney McLaughlin

Birman Cats Breeder

“The name of my cattery is Du Laddak Doré. Doré means golden in French. So the design usin with the sun was appropriate to the content.” — Alain Lescart

Alresford Heritage Old Photographs

Alresford Heritage Old Photographs

“A collection of old photographs in and around the town of New Alresford in Hampshire, including the Streets, Roads, people and groups. Split into easily viewable sections containing thumbnails and larger images. Some of the sections include West Street, East Street, Broad Street, The Dean,bStation...” — Godfrey Andrews

Sussex Castles

Sussex Castles

“I once had an email some student doing a project on castles. He had only found the site though google because we had both misspelt the name of a castle the same way!” — Richard Bird

Our Family Tree

Our Family Tree

“I chose this particular design and it had a tree on it, reflecting the nature of genealogy — a family tree.” — Jan Powell

Jenee's Tree

Jenee's Tree

“I've tried a couple of different designs, however I've come back to Simply Blue because it suits my site, is easy on the eyes and looks good. I get a lot of positive feedback from fellow researchers when they've been for a visit, easy to navigate seems to be the comment I get most.” — Jenee McCusker

Ellingtonia

Ellingtonia

“It is one of only two that would provide what I needed. All the others restricted the width of the information that I needed to provide without wrapping. The only alternative was to use a smaller point size which would lead to illegibility. The other point that I like is the simplicity. Too many...” — Marcus Girvan