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From the Wreck by Jane Rawson

Title: From the Wreck

Author: Jane Rawson

Genre: Fiction, Historical

Publisher: Transit Lounge

Published: 1st March, 2017

Format: Paperback

Pages: 272

Price: $29.95

Synopsis: From the Wreck… 626 more words


The Philosopher's Stone by William Drennan

The stone of the Philosopher in vain
I sought through many lands, with toil and pain;
Return’d, and found it—ah! why did I roam?
It was the hearthstone of my humble home! 33 more words


Medical Recipe by John Swanwick Drennan

By a patient too fair sate a doctor too young,
With eyes more intent on her lips, than her tongue;
He tested her heart, as its pulse’s recorder, 79 more words


February 1 in San Antonio history...

The Menger Hotel  holds its grand opening.

Harry Houdini escapes from a straitjacket while suspended upside-down above the intersections of Crockett and Navarro streets downtown. 32 more words


Cannon Beach Birthday

Cannon Beach, OR is one of our very favorite places in the world, and David and I have made a tradition of going for his birthday weekend every December (though we go lots of other times throughout the year, too). 157 more words

Names in history – Minneapolis City Directory – Part II

In the 1881 City Directory they have a section that lists the people who were in the 1859 City Directory and are still in the area and in the 1881 City Directory. 245 more words


Names in history - Minneapolis City Directory

When you are reading the history of a place, always be on the lookout for names of people and jot them down with a date and place if possible. 397 more words