It is a pivotal day today as Donald J Trump will be sworn in as the 45 president of the United States. Trump will start his first day at the white house with the lowest approval rating in many decades. 579 more words
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The early world expositions are fascinating studies by themselves. The expos exemplified the dreams and ideals of high-minded, progressive people of their times. Some of the fairs became parts of history that were completely unanticipated by their organizers. 465 more words
Steele Creek Church: Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, N.C.
Road Trip: October 15, 2016
Steele Creek Church is one of the first seven churches established in Mecklenburg Co., North Carolina by the Scotch-Irish settlers and where my McKinley ancestors worshipped and buried. 1,534 more words
Families often have stories that are not shared with younger members, one such story concerned my grandfather.
My grandfather Hamilton Redfield Norvell was born in Detroit in 1863, when his father died in 1881 leaving the family with a mountain of debts, Hamilton and his mother Mary Dean Redfield Norvell moved to Buffalo. 449 more words