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Historic Jamestown 

We absolutely LOVED Historic Jamestown! It was a great closure to our Williamsburg area visit.

First – I learned that Historic Jamestown and the Jamestown Settlement… 434 more words

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Happy Birthday to the National Park Service!

One hundred and one years ago today, 25 August 1916, Congress enacted the National Park Service Organic Act to establish the National Park Service, which protects areas designated as national parks. 197 more words

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The Inscription Wall, Washington, DC.: A great monument honoring a great leader.

14 quotations and speeches from the Civil Rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King are featured inscriptions on the wall near the perimeter of the Doctor Martin Luther King Memorial in Washington, D.C..   250 more words

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Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield Park

My goal for our latest long weekend trip was to see the Appalachian Trail.  I didn’t just want to see it.  I wanted to touch it.  443 more words

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Battlefields And Budgets

You may have forgotten that, on the campaign trail, Donald Trump promised that if he became President he would donate his presidential salary — currently, gross income of $400,000 a year — to a worthy cause.     446 more words

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