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The Artist in His Museum, Charles Willson Peale

Charles Willson Peale, The Artist in His Museum [O Artista no seu Museu], 1822.

Charles Willson Peale (Chester, EUA, 1741 – Filadélfia, EUA, 1827) pintor…

March 15 in San Antonio history...

Stephen F. Austin arrives in San Antonio to meet with the Governor regarding plans for colonization of Texas.  He is told to continue to Mexico City and meet with authorities there. 72 more words



Today in History, February 13: 1822 – Missouri Lt. Governor William Ashley, already an enterprising entrepreneur in the gunpowder business, posts an advertisement in the Missouri Gazette and Public Advisor seeking 100 men to volunteer for an expedition up the Missouri River as fur trappers. 168 more words

Twas the Night Before Christmas

“Twas the Night before Christmas”, also known as “A Visit from St Nicholas” was written in 1822 by Clement Clarke Moore and was originally written for his family (supposedly on Christmas Eve, but this may have just been part of a marketing strategy from the publishers). 31 more words

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On this Day in History

On this Day in History in 1822: First eruption of Galunggung (Java) sends boiling sludge into valley.

London Newspaper 1822

Here is an article from London, England in 1822 describing the unfortunate death of a boy 11-12 years of age. Who drowned going through the ice fetching his bung to play hockey with. 37 more words

Newspaper Article

Are Moore Heads Rolling, Besides Hillary's? DNC, RNC, Election Decode-Law 414

Published on Jul 25, 2016

What started out as a “Moore” tongue & cheek election decode has turned into much “Moore” then I was expecting. Please do not miss the bombshell at the end on public law 414 and the election date. 33 more words