What the residents of Broome County did for entertainment in the 19th century

In today’s world, we seem to have moved away from what we might call traditional or outdated entertainment.

With today’s streaming services, there’s a steady stream to watch on TV. Advances in video games can take players back into the universe, and into the times of history, where battles and life take you away from the emptiness of everyday life. Just ask parents who can’t get their children to stop playing and get out of their classrooms.

While I was teaching history classes in the classroom, during the pre-pandemic season, before I started class, I looked at my head in the sea looking at the phones, that no one was talking to the student about them. The art of personal conversation seemed to be lost among today’s generations.

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