Tag: U. S. history

Days Gone By - stories from the past

MONDAY MUSINGS: [Old Christmas tree prints] and historic facts about Christmas celebrations

Have you put up a Christmas Tree? Christmas trees appeared in Germany about 1600 and a few might have been found among German settlers…

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Patron+ USA national debt – In 1894 speech Hon. Jos. Wheeler of Alabama cited statistics when and why it started

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THROWBACK THURSDAY: It was dangerous working for the telephone company in the 1950s as this story reveals

Working for the telephone company after college by Clifford Dobyns My first job after college was with a telephone company whose home base was…

Days Gone By - stories from the past

This 1942 video reveals how three cities worked to solve problems created by WWII includes the city of Mobile

December 7, 1941, Pearl Harbor was bombed by Japan and the United States was brought into WWII. Cities all over the country were turned…