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This Day In Our Family History

1787 – James Sperry was born in Alford, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States to Moses Sperry and Sarah McCleod

1879 – Israel Hoyt and Clarissa Amanda Miller were sealed for time and eternity in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints’ Provo Utah Temple, which is located in Provo, Utah, Utah, United States… 108 more words

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“A Republic, if you can keep it.”

Happy Independence Day, all!  Enjoy any celebrations you might attend, and please be safe.

The quote above is attributed to Benjamin Franklin.  Upon exiting the Constitutional Convention in 1787, he was asked by a bystander what form of government the delegates had created: 75 more words

Rocca Sorrentina, 1787: Italy and the "Grand Tour"

One of my latest adventures took me to the “Rocca Sorrentina, 1787: Italy and the ‘Grand Tour'” located on the “Rocca Sorrentina” sim.  The land description reads, “A fictional 18th century Italian island, interpreting the history of the  Enlightenment  and the era of the baroque, rococo and neo-classical styles; an immersive education experiment by Brown University and the Laboratory for Virtual Arts & Humanities .” 133 more words

Mozart Horn Concerto no. 3 in E flat, K. 447

performed by David Pyatt and the Academy of St. Martin in the Fields under Neville Marriner, or below with Radek Baborák and the RTVE Symphony Orchestra under Jean Jacques Kantorow… 799 more words