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Map: Ethnic Migrations in Detroit 1900 - 1950

Thanks to the opening up of the Digital Collections at the Detroit Public Library we now have access to some awesome historical maps.

This one is a fascinating example of the migration paths of various immigrant communities in Detroit. 6 more words


On This Day in Trinity House History - 22 November


Recollections of a Lighthouse Keeper

A letter to the Editor of Flash magazine from Mr. F Squibb on the Isle of Wight offers the following brief recollection of life in the Trinity House service:

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Morning Diary 23 - How to spend a day living the 1900's only right here and right now? ... I did it, and it really felt like a dream.

Thursday, November 20 2014

Barcelona, Spain

What a beautiful day, my vacation is almost over, and I am now trying to soak in the very last bits of my traveling encounters. 180 more words


“A horses bus"

Our son’s reaction on seeing this bus sticks in the memory. He had obviously never seen anything like it. ‘Goodness! A horses bus!’ he exclaimed. 150 more words


Cinco libros para adentrarse en la rebelión bóxer

Llevo bastantes meses pesando en realizar esta entrada en donde exponeros en unos pocos libros una pequeña bibliografía básica para adentrarse en el apasionante mundo del… 576 more words


Air New Zealand to end Beechcraft 1900D operations in August 2016

Air New Zealand (Auckland) has announced it will phase out its 19-seat Beechcraft 1900D fleet operated by Eagle Airways (Hamilton) under the Air New Zealand Link banner. 38 more words

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