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The Wild West

The Wild West. Gunfights, shootouts, holdups, hangings, and train robberies.


The “Wild West” began around 1862, when the Homestead acts were passed in America. These acts were instated by the government, and gave away acres of western land to people who agreed to settle there. 455 more words


Daily Prompt: Better


Anything You Can Do lyrics from Annie Get Your Gun

Anything you can do,
I can do better.
I can do anything… 101 more words

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Women in History: April 24th


1558 – Mary, Queen of Scots married François, the Dauphin of France at Notre Dame in Paris.

1885 – Annie Oakley, the infamous American sharpshooter joins Buffalo Bill’s Wild West. 281 more words


Garst Museum

Garst Museum
Address: 205 North Broadway, Greenville, OH 45331

What’s larger than a bread box?

The Garst Museum in Greenville Ohio is larger than your average local history museum. 457 more words

Local Landscape

Brass Tacks

I was raised in the smoldering Phoenix suburbs; my husband was raised in a small town in the cowboy state of Big Wyoming.

Growing up for him, firearms were tool and hobby.   239 more words

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Share Your World--4/11/17

Once again, sorry I’m late. Crazy computer problems.

If anyone wants to join in the #ShareYourWorld fun, check out Cee’s Photograph. Her site is wonderful to look at and she has many fun prompts to play along with, whether writing or photography. 603 more words


ON THIS DAY: March 5, 2017

March 5th is

Absinthe Day

Boston Massacre Day *

Cheese Doodle Day

Mercator Day *

Namesake Day

MORE! Copernicus, Annie Oakley and Winston Churchill, click 1,380 more words