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Haunted Baltimore--Poe's House, Mummies & Craft Beer

The vibrant port city by the Chesapeake Bay comes alive every fall—with visits from the dead and undead.  Meet some “spirits” of the season at  611 more words


My Daughter Has a New #Camera - New Captures of the Children Etc.

Most of these were taken at Fort McHenry in Baltimore, MD and a couple just around the house.


Sam Smith's Amazing Baltimore Funeral

The funeral of Sam Smith was the largest Baltimore had ever seen. It took place on Thursday, April 25 of 1839. In attendance was the President of the United States, Martin Van Buren, along with cabinet members, U.S. 486 more words

Sam Smith

New Hampshire

I recently took a trip to New Hampshire. In the Fall. Sigh.



Defence of Fort M'Henry by Francis Scott Key

O! say can you see, by the dawn’s early light,
What so proudly we hail’d at the twilight’s last gleaming,
Whose broad stripes and bright stars through the perilous fight, 301 more words


Cannon Backfires at Fort McHenry in Baltimore

BALTIMORE — In late-breaking news from the 19th century, there’s been a cannon recall.

The National Park Service said in a release that an iron reproduction historic cannon exploded during a celebratory firing Sept. 358 more words


The Beat Goes On? Drummer Boy's Great-Great-Great-Great Grandson

Drummer boy’s great-great-great-great-grandson visits Fort McHenry
Posted: Wednesday, September 24, 2014 5:00 am

STEVENSVILLE — Matapeake Elementary School fifth-grader Joshua Ridgely…traveled with his class Sept. 79 more words

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