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Illinois Begins Planning for Bicentennial Celebration

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (KMOX) – Illinois is gearing up for its 200th birthday.

Gov. Bruce Rauner has signed an executive order that creates an Illinois Bicentennial Commission to start planning festivities for 2018. 116 more words


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Bicentennial Barns: Madison County NY

I’m a huge fan of Bicentennial barns painted by Scott Hagan “http://barnartist.com” of Ohio. From 1997 to September 2002, the Ohio Bicentennial Committee commissioned artist Scott Hagan of Belmont County to paint a barn in each county with the committee’s logo and colors. 248 more words

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Thursday's Doors ~ 1776 flag by door

This old German Village home has

a neat, modern look with brick

red pots, one on each step.

Well-kept lawn with trimmed

bushes, brick laid sidewalk, 82 more words


Throwback Thursday: Commemorative Histories of the Bench and Bar

In Spring 1997, the University of Baltimore Law Forum published an article entitled: Commemorative Histories of the bench and Bar: In Celebration of the Bicentennial of Baltimore City, by the Honorable… 125 more words


August 20th in Seal Beach History

On this date in 1976, The Rossmoor Center hosted a HUGE Bicentennial Indian Pow-Wow. The next day, they did it again.

Why Native Americans would celebrate the Bicentennial or what the heck is Indian Country Western Music are questions best not asked forty years later.

– Michael Dobkins

Seal Beach