Tag Archives: history

Visit Castillo de San Marcos, the Oldest Fort in USA

Castillo de San Marcos is a National Monument and the oldest masonry fort in the [...]

The View from St. Augustine Lighthouse

For the best view in St. Augustine, you need to climb about 219 stairs up! [...]

Drink from the Fountain of Youth in St. Augustine, FL!

Can you believe that the Fountain of Youth is a real place and that you [...]

On Loan from Smithsonian: Destination Moon: The Apollo 11 Mission at Heinz History Center!

There is an extraordinary exhibit at the Heinz History Center in Pittsburgh, PA called Destination [...]

Experience an Old Fashioned Christmas at Roscoe Village

Enjoy an old fashioned Christmas this year at historic Roscoe Village. Step back into time [...]

28 Civil War Veterans Photos Taken from an Ohio Photobook…

General Voris worked as an Ohio lawyer and a legislator before enlisting in the Army. [...]

Ohio’s Largest Civil War Reenactment Comes to Hale Farm & Village

Meet soldiers, cavalry, and civilians at the Civil War Reenactment at Hale Farm & Village [...]

Largest Civil War Reenactment in Ohio at Hale Farm & Village August 13-14th

Take your family on a historical experience of a lifetime at the Civil War Reenactment [...]

4th of July Parade Photos – Stow Ohio – 1960s

We found some icious vintage photos from Independence Day Parades in Stow, Ohio.  Check out [...]

Akron Area Landmarks of Yesteryear

Which do you remember? We’ve found some great old photographs and post cards from  Akron’s [...]

Akron’s Goodyear Blimps – Early History Photos

The Rubber Industry brought Akron to amazing heights, and allowed us to be home to [...]

Stores and Ads in Early 20th Century Akron

Welcome to my eclectic collection of Store Advertisements and Location Postcards from the first half [...]

History in Pictures- Summer Fun Edition

Akron’s Heyday of Rubber and Factories brought wealth and prosperity to Summit County. From Hudson [...]

Akron History in 21 Pictures

The Summit Memory Project is a wealth of old Summit County Photos. A wealth of [...]

Step Back into Time at Colonial Williamsburg for Family Fun

Step back into the 18th century to the capital of colonial Virginia at Colonial Williamsburg. [...]

Step Back in Time to the 17th Century at Plimoth Plantation

A visit to the Plimoth Plantation is a step back in time to the 17th [...]