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Boston in January

My friend Keri and I took the train into Boston in January (wintertime). It was a little chilly by the water, but there wasn’t too much snow on the ground. 92 more words


USS Constitution To Mark Pearl Harbor Day With Special Event

BOSTON (AP) — The USS Constitution is marking Pearl Harbor Day with a ceremony involving another Navy ship named for a Pearl Harbor hero.

Wednesday’s commemorative service will feature a wreath-laying ceremony on the World War II-era destroyer… 95 more words


Dive into Historic Boston on the Freedom Trail

Follow the brick trail and the stops it leads to! Visit places such as the Massachusetts State House, the Park Street Church, the Granary Burying Ground, the Old South Meeting House, the site of the Boston Massacre, Paul Revere’s house, the USS Constitution, the Bunker Hill Monument and many more sites. 256 more words

USS Constitution, Boston, MA, USA

This remarkable ship is the oldest commissioned ship in the world. She was named by George Washington. She has sailed around the world, fought in innumerable wars, and has repeatedly served as the flagship of the US Navy. 17 more words


Each Stop on the Freedom Trail is a Memory

I wish I could take you with me on a walking tour of Boston and point out places that have Emilie Loring background stories.  But I’ve figured out a shortcut:  Boston’s Freedom Trail.   1,760 more words

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USS Constitution Museum To Celebrate 40th Anniversary

BOSTON (AP) — The USS Constitution Museum is planning to celebrate its 40th anniversary, just in time for the Fourth of July holiday.

The celebration, called “A 40 Year Journey,” is scheduled for Thursday in the Navy Yard of Boston’s Charlestown neighborhood. 90 more words


Top Ten "Firsts in USA" for Boston

Maybe we are just naive but we didn’t realise that Boston could lay claim to so many US 1sts.  I suppose this makes sense in some ways because it was one of the earliest founded cities but even so some of the things in the top ten are a surprise.   1,114 more words