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Early settlers' romance

Archives NZ, which is part of the Department of Internal Affairs, gives the public access to a wealth of historical documents, including the Treaty of Waitangi. 162 more words

The Art Of Selective Translations

Animal House in the Land of the Puritans: Thomas Morton

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I will be visiting Boston, Massachusetts in a couple of weeks.  In preparation for my visit, I am going to highlight a few early American writers, most of whom lived in New England. 447 more words

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History, Beauty, and Money, River of Light--St Lucie River/Indian River Lagoon

Today I thought I’d share a transcribed old Stuart News Column, by award-winning river activist and newspaper man, Ernest Lyons, for whom the bridge between Sewall’s Point and Hutchinson Island is named.   677 more words

Volunteer Perspective: Muster Education Day

“History is interesting because nobody can change it, yet it still keeps growing every day. For example, the Civil War took place 150 years ago. Nobody can change the countless lives taken, the genealogy doesn’t change, the battles don’t change, and nobody can change what the history books say. 921 more words

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