- Historic Sites
A visit to New York when it was little, not very old, and rather more attractive
The prevailing Colonial feeling toward female education was unanimously negative. Learning to read was the first feminist triumph.
Third in a series of paintings for AMERICAN HERITAGE BY DON TROIANI
Perhaps the most experienced general in the American army, he was credited with shouting “Don’t fire until you see the whites of their eyes!” at Bunker Hill. But “Old Put” was not without his faults.
Once upon a time a shy but persistent candymaker named Hershey dreamed of building his own utopia …
A careless America has lost or ignored most of its priceless collection of patent models. Sometimes exquisite,sometimes little more than toys, those that remain display in the inventors’ own handiwork the history of our technology
The city panicked with fear of the Mafia when the police chief was murdered