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A Preponderance of Resources!

Too.  Much.  Stuff!   As a amateur historian and freelance writer (try my book or visit Internet Genealogy for details) I’m faced with a unique conundrum.  With today’s digital environment and resources…there’s almost too much stuff to wade through! While I never thought I would be saying this, the facts are that for anyone doing … Continue reading »

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Going, going, not quite gone! The BEST of Adventures In History!

    As I’ve had a chance to start updating the blog again, I realize there’s probably quite a few of you who may not be aware that I’ve been doing this for some time and there’s a lot of good posts you may have missed!  To help you out, I’ve outlined some of my … Continue reading »

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Historical Resources: An Update!

Wow, it’s November already!  For those of you who might have thought my blog was gone, fear not!  It’s still here and I’ve got lots of interesting history stuff to write up.  What I don’t have, it seems is time!  Yikes!  I’ll try to update the book of the month, in which I will be … Continue reading »

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Books and Images Now Posted!

Hello everyone! Just wanted to let you know the blog redesign is still going on full speed!  To celebrate that I wanted to share with you two new sections of the blog: Book of the Month Image of the Month These pages will reflect interesting images or books that I feel add both information and … Continue reading »

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A Little Thing Called LIFE…..

Any historian or even someone just interested in history will tell you that primary sources are always better than second hand accounts.  Without the filter (and bias) of a second author to go through, the primary documents (news accounts, personal stories, memorabilia) can help you tell what history really was like. With that in mind, … Continue reading »

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1959 Resources: Baseball, Science and the ever popular Personal Finance!

  It’s easy to write a blog post about a certain year when we only look at political and big name events.  However, history is about all things, not just the ones easily remembered… With this in mind, I’ve been researching the Mercury astronauts as well as a ton of other great topics….so many in … Continue reading »

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Stuck In Traffic…..

(Source: Nara) Hello Dear Readers, Just wanted to touch base to apologize for the lack of updates recently. While I’m certainly excited about our series from 1958 and 1959, family activities and sickness as well as outside duties have kept me super busy. With that said, thank you for stopping by and remaining loyal subscribers … Continue reading »

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Amelia Earhart, Google Books and the coming research Revolution!

There’s a revolution coming–and it doesn’t involve weapons! What I’m talking about is the revolution in information, and in particular libraries.  I know many have talked about this, and about how the Internet has been a game changer, but until just a few months ago, I don’t think it was necessarily the case. Throw that … Continue reading »

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Pass The Hammer Joe, Willya?

Hello Dear Readers and Subscribers! Just wanted to let you know that this week, I’ll be working on the blog, adding some content, new pages, etc.  I’ll also be working on the new blog over at blogger–>http://returningtothepast.blogspot.com/. I’ll also be adding some new puzzles to the puzzle pages and in general trying to tidy things … Continue reading »

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On The Road Again….

Hello Dear Readers, Well my research continues on the Depression.  I’m currently knee-deep in reference works, magazines, some Reader’s Digests as well as my stacks of notes.  I then looked at the calendar and realized that it had been a while since I’ve posted up. Yikes! So, wanted to let you know that I’ve got … Continue reading »

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