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Dayton's petrified forest

My Great Grandfather, Pietro Cassinelli, an Italian emigrant, arrived in Dayton, Nevada in the late 1880s after working his way across America as a cowboy. Within a few years, he and his cousin, … 495 more words

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Bolsover Castle

Should you take the M1 motorway north, you might glance over to the right, somewhere around Chesterfield, and see a castle on the hilltop. For me it has always been an intriguing place and one with memories attached. 549 more words

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School program uses experimental archaeology to learn to live like a Viking

In an innovative new programĀ Seljord folk high school in Telemark Norway gives students the opportunity to learn viking skills and crafts. 46 more words

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1855 - US Army avenges a 'massacre' with a massacre

3 September – On this day

The Battle of Ash Hollow, also known as the Battle of Blue Water Creek, was an engagement of the First Sioux War, fought between United States Army soldiers under Brigadier General William S. 445 more words

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1783 - Treaty of Paris signed

3 September – On this day

The American Revolution officially comes to an end when representatives of the United States, Great Britain, Spain and France sign the Treaty of Paris. 85 more words

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WWII The 75th Anniversary

3 September – Germany ‘Operation Sealion’

The operational orders for the invasion of Britain are issued ….. 168 more words

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