Abraham Lincoln: Before the White House

The list of things that most Americans can agree on is likely pretty short. On that list would surely be the fact that Abraham Lincoln… 1,300 more words

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Memento Monday: Keep Calm

I saw this display at the Franklin Roosevelt National Historic Site Gift Shop in New York.

What good words to keep in mind in this highly stressful world we live in. 19 more words


National Parks Free Entrance On January 19, 2015

Press Release National Park Service

Free Entrance to all National Parks on January 19

Commemorate Martin Luther King, Jr. Day with a visit to a Park… 329 more words

Mondays in Maryland: Splendor and Slavery at Hampton Estate

Maryland’s finest estate helps us remember the grandeur of a bygone age, the fortune of a powerful family, and the nameless people who made it all possible. 854 more words


"We’d Like to Thank You Herbert Hoover…

“…for really showing us the way.”

It’s not 31st President’s fault that the catchy song from Annie played on repeat in my head throughout my visit to his boyhood home and Presidential Library. 1,155 more words

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