Due to responses I had about my last blog post on old local postcards and the Love Point Hotel, I’d like to share here excerpts on the topic from my two nonfiction books published by The History Press, … 30 more words
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Queen Anne’s County High School is located in Centreville, Maryland, the seat of my home county, and was built in 1966.
Under the guidance of Superintendent Harry Rhodes, the school was created with the desegregation of the nation’s educational system, twelve years after the Supreme Court’s Brown vs. 203 more words
Kent Island Tales & Tastes, compiled by Editor Martha Lostrom, has been released by the Rotary of Kent Island, and this little book is filled to the brim with stories and recipes from the Chesapeake Bay’s gateway to the Land of Pleasant Living. 673 more words
Theodor Sattelmaier was born on February 16, 1897, in the small German farming village of Schluchtern.
As a teenage soldier in the First World War, young Sattelmaier suffered the twin deprivations of exposure and starvation while witnessing firsthand the traumatic death and destruction of one of history’s most horrific, senseless, and encompassing conflicts. 755 more words