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December 6, 1862 letter to Alonzo Johnson from Henry Adams & Charlana Johnson

December 6, 1862                 

To:  Alonzo Johnson

From: Henry Adams & Charlana Johnson, Climax, MI

Henry writes that he took his rifle and started for Wakeshma last Monday and was now in Climax. 574 more words

1862 Letters

Quotes Suitable for Framing: Henry Adams

Power when wielded by abnormal energy is the most serious of facts, and all Roosevelt’s friends know that his restless and combative energy was more than abnormal. 43 more words

Chaos often breeds life, when order breeds habit.

Henry Adams

Historian Henry Adams (born February 16, 1838) published his memoirs, titled The Education of Henry Adams, privately.

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Carl McGown 1937-2016: Yhteisö ja Elämäntyö

Kirjoitan joulukuun lopussa 79-vuotiaana poisnukkuneen Carl Mcgownin muistolle.

Tietoa uusille lukijoille. Carl oli entinen USA:n lentopallomaajoukkueen päävalmentaja, motorisen oppimisen professori Brigham Young Universityssa sekä valmennusyritys… 1,862 more words


Lessons from The Federalist Papers, No. 6

            A man must be far gone in Utopian speculations who can seriously doubt that, if these States should either be wholly disunited, or only untied in partial confederacies, the subdivisions into which they might be thrown would have frequent and violent contests with each other. 608 more words


Hold On Loosely

Today is Tuesday, January 24, 2017.

Quote of the Day

“A teacher affects eternity; he can never tell where his influence stops.” – Henry Adams… 458 more words


1861: "A Glorious Indifference Is Coming Over Me"

Boston, December 10, 1861

…We have blundered all summer long and now we have capstoned our blunders by blundering into a war with England. So be it. 731 more words

American Civil War