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10 Historic Homes in the United States You Need to Visit

Grand mansions have been transformed into museums across the United States. Put these destinations on your travel to-do list, and you won't regret it.

road trip along the Laura Ingalls Wilder historical trail. What to do and see between Walnut Grove and Mankato, MN.A road trip along the Laura Ingalls Wilder historical trail. What to do and see between Walnut Grove and Mankato, MN. Travel Tours, Travel Usa, Travel Destinations, Travel Ideas, Family Road Trips, Family Travel, Literary Travel, Laura Ingalls Wilder, California Travel

Little House Pilgrimage: Walnut Grove to Mankato, Minnesota - Road Trips For Families

While driving through Southern Minnesota a few years ago, I realized we were in the heart of Laura Ingalls Wilder country. Pioneer author made famous by the Little House on the Prairie television series, Laura Ingalls Wilder lived in Iowa, Minnesota, Kansas, Missouri, South Dakota, and Wisconsin during her lifetime. Perhaps the most famous of […]

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The Weirdest Laws in All 50 States

Tons of these lists are bogus. So we actually hunted down the (truly) weirdest of the weird.

22 History Jokes and Memes We Dare You Not to Laugh At - WeAreTeachers History Of Wine, Us History, Ancient History, American History, Strange History, Design History, History Photos, British History, Fashion History

21 Funny History Memes You Won't Find in Any Textbook

These history memes are both funny and informative. You definitely won't find jokes like these in your history textbook.

There have been a few very scary days that left Americans in fear for the future of the nation and for their own safety and well-being. Us History, American History, Sea To Shining Sea, Very Scary, Interesting Information, Horror Stories, Geography, United States, Explore

The 8 Scariest Days in America

There have been a few very scary days that left Americans in fear for the future of the nation and for their own safety and well-being.

There have been a few very scary days that left Americans in fear for the future of the nation and for their own safety and well-being. Us History, American History, Sea To Shining Sea, Very Scary, Interesting Information, Horror Stories, Geography, United States, Explore

The 8 Scariest Days in America

There have been a few very scary days that left Americans in fear for the future of the nation and for their own safety and well-being.

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25 Hilarious Historical Facts You Won't Believe Actually Happened

Reddit users told us about these 25 hilarious facts from history that you won't believe are actually true. #7 is especially crazy!

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The 7 Most Surprising Fourth of July Facts

Celebrate Independence Day with these surprising fun facts about the Fourth of July.

The 8 Worst Presidents in U. History According to Historians : The 8 Worst Presidents in U. History Ever wondered who the worst presidents in history are? Find out who the worst U. leaders have been, according to presidential historians. Presidents Wives, Black Presidents, Greatest Presidents, American Presidents, American Civil War, American History, American Soldiers, British History, Native American

The 8 Worst Presidents in U.S. History According to Historians

Ever wondered who the worst presidents in history are? Find out who the worst U.S. leaders have been, according to presidential historians.

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The Role of TV in American Presidential Politics

Find out how presidents use television media to their advantage. Learn about the role television plays in politics. Read a history of TV in elections.

A surrogate mother in California refused to abort one of the triplets she was carrying. Another surrogate is seeking custody after the couple that paid her to be a surrogate called her and her husband racist names. Frankfurt, Disposable Nappies, Popular Baby Names, Preschool Programs, Crawling Baby, Baby Born, Baby Needs, Getting Pregnant, Attachment Parenting

What Are The World's Highest and Lowest Life Expectancies?

Comprehensive, updated list of life expectancy for every country on the planet, along with a ranking of the highest and lowest life expectancies globally.

PBS NEWSHOUR: F. Scott Fitzgerald’s life was a study in destructive alcoholismFor decades, Dr. Howard Markel has taught Fitzgerald’s life and works to his students with the express purpose of using. F Scott Fitzgerald, Beat Generation, This Side Of Paradise, Free Novels, Emily Bronte, Jack Kerouac, American Literature, Literature Books, George Orwell

Top 10 Must-Read Books of the 1920s

The 1920s marked a new era in many aspects of society, literature among them. Explore ten novels from this era.

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25 Hilarious Historical Facts You Won't Believe Actually Happened

Reddit users told us about these 25 hilarious facts from history that you won't believe are actually true. #7 is especially crazy!

The Roanoke Colony was the first English settlement in America. It vanished. The mystery of the lost colony of Roanoke has baffled society for centuries. Roanoke Colony, Carolina Do Norte, Clemente Orozco, Teaching American History, American Literature, Teaching History, Roanoke Island, First Year Teaching, Teaching Ideas

What Happened to the Lost Colony of Roanoke?

The Lost Colony of Roanoke remains an unsolved mystery. Discover the colony's history and the theories about its disappearance.

The 6 Most Notorious Presidential Meltdowns in History: Andrew Jackson, 1835 Us History, American History, Trail Of Tears, Andrew Jackson, Sea To Shining Sea, Man Up, Us Presidents, Male Face, Politics

The 6 Most Notorious Presidential Meltdowns in History

Here are six times when the President of the United States had a massive meltdown, tantrum, or other outburst.

John D. Rockefeller used his keen business sense to found Standard Oil Company, a move that made him one of the wealthiest men in the world. John Davison, John D Rockefeller, Business Magnate, Ugly Americans, Happy May, Rich People, Modern History, New Image, Billionaire

Biography of John D. Rockefeller, America's First Billionaire

John D. Rockefeller used his keen business sense to found Standard Oil Company, a move that made him one of the wealthiest men in the world.