History

history

Articles and features diving into the past. History is a big subject and always has been. It is the story of humans since the beginning of time. History covers all of that, so it’s always been a popular subject. There are many different types of history, and they are all found in this category. Here you’ll find stories about the history of the past in the United States, world events, history and lore, Not so great history of things done in American history, and more. You can read about famous people and their histories

WPA Art In Tampa International Airport – 7 Murals Hidden in Plane Sight

Tampa International Airport (TPA)

While traveling back to Detroit, I noticed some large murals along the walls of terminal E at the Tampa International Airport. The style was unmistakable. They depicted various stages of aeronautics development in the manner familiar with the Post Office murals placed during the Great Depression. I looked around to see if there was a description of the artwork….

Top 40 Best Will Rogers Quotes Of All Time – They Age Well in 2022

Will Rodgers

One of the most endearing qualities of Will Rogers was his endless supply of notable quotes.
The Will Rogers quotes are classic and timely even today.

Will Rogers was a noted writer and commentator, his favorite topic was politics in 1928 he even ran his own presidential campaign. It was a funny one and it was a mock campaign he ran as a bunk-less candidate and the Anti-Bunk Party. He even noted, “I belong to no organized party. I am a Democrat.”

Alexis de Tocqueville on the Saginaw Trail

Alexis de Tocqueville

In 1831, 26 year old Alexis de Tocqueville and his friend Gustave de Beaumont, took the ultimate road trip. The pair of French aristocrats journey from Buffalo New York to the Straights of Detroit with the intent of going to the last overland outpost of civilization; Saginaw.