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An Ohio Officer's view of Kentuckians

An interesting take on the Kentucky Militia from March, 1813:

Tuesday the 2d. This morning gave up the command to Major Kain, weather clear & cool, at II A.

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"The Skin of King George"

The Democratic Press
Philadelphia, PA.
31 October 1814

“From the Kentucky Advertiser – Captain Shaw’s & Captain McKinsay’s Toasts.

The Kentuckians who were made Prisoners at the River Raisin, after being marched to the lower end of Upper Canada, were at a certain place treated by Capt. 278 more words

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Top Five Friday: Foreign Language Films

In the spirit of my efforts to learn two languages at a time- I study French in the morning and Dutch in the evening- I’ve decided that this week’s Top Five Friday will focus on some of my favorite foreign language films. 837 more words


Why Historical Drama?

What is it about period pieces that people are so drawn to?

For me it has a lot to do with seeing certain elements and struggles of the human experience transcend time and age. 476 more words

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Memoirs Of A Geisha (2005)

Greetings Loved Ones! Liu Is The Name, And Views Are My Game.

In 1920s Japan, 9-year-old Chiyo and her sister, Satsu, are sold to pay off their impoverished families debts. 546 more words

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The Enfield Report

By Sarah Levesque

Word Count: 1400

Rating: PG

Summary: A fictional news cast of the aftermath surrounding Johnathan Edward’s sermon “Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God”. 1,427 more words


The Post (2017)

Greetings Loved Ones! Liu Is The Name, And Views Are My Game.

It’s the early 70s. Richard Nixon is in office, and the Vietnam War is in full swing. 529 more words

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