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March 28, 1898: The Maine and Spain

On March 28, 1898, the United States Naval Court of Inquiry found that the American battleship Maine, which had been blown up in February while on an observation visit, was destroyed by a submerged mine. 210 more words

Wretched Richard's Almanac

Remembering (and Collecting) the USS Maine!

In the decades following the American Civil War, the United states was busy dealing with the reconstruction of the South, expansion into the Western states and territories, adding new stars to the blue canton of the national ensign (i.e. 1,435 more words

US Navy

Rememeber the Maine

50ml Rye Whiskey

20ml Sweet Vermouth

10ml Cherry brandy

2 dashes Absinthe

The first publication of this cocktail was in 1939 in the book The Gentleman’s Companion, … 61 more words


Alpha Omega M.D. - Episode #77

Alpha Omega M.D. – Episode #77

The USS Maine had come to Cuba to protect American citizens from pro-Spanish mobs, wanting nothing less than independence… 316 more words
Historical Fiction