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13. In Memoriam: Pvt. Michael McClain

Except for limited notes at the end, all references and additional information on the persons in this entry are given in two volumes. The first is the…

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Inverted knees and stalagmites

A little while ago, I wandered into a shopping mall in Sydney’s CBD for a bit of late-afternoon window-shopping. Prowling malls is not something I do on a regular basis, but with fifteen minutes to spare before attending a seminar in the adjacent building and with nowhere else to go, it seemed like a good idea. 896 more words


What’s in a name? Part 1: Callahan

I’ve been doing a bit of ancestry research lately, namely through the website of that name. I’ve found my way back three or four generations, a fascinating and proud journey. 290 more words


1870 A rich land of plenty indeed...#15

 I’m kind of getting used to the swift unexpected changes, the anticipation of the next place to visit and a little apprehension of when will it all end. 445 more words


Racial Profile: Valenhearth Part 1

Good afternoon internet! Over the next few weeks I will be revealing some facts about one of the seven nations of Avalera.

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70 Generations

There is an Iroquois doctrine which states that people ought to take into consideration the potential impact that their actions could have on the next seven generations. 447 more words