Louisiana Purchase

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First reported 9 hours ago - Updated 9 hours ago - 1 reports

Louisiana Purchase Exhibit Coming to Missouri

ST LOUIS – One piece of paper that changed the makeup of the United States forever will lie on display inside the Missouri History Museum from October 25, 2014 to April 19, 2015. On loan from the National Archives, the original Louisiana Purchase is the ... [Published Group Travel Leader - 9 hours ago]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 1 reports

Louisiana Purchase Zoo making strides to regain accreditation while other projects are put on hold

MONROE, La. (KNOE 8 News)- The splash pad at the Louisiana Purchase Zoo should be flowing with water, but the money had to flow elsewhere.Even so, city leaders say visitors should notice the changes."They are going to be pleasantly surprised."Last Spring ... [Published KNOE TV8 - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 1 reports

Canadian Scholar Speaks At This Year’s Louis Bolduc Day

“My purpose, really, is to bring resources into town that will be meaningful to the people who live and have lived here for centuries,” Bolduc House Executive Director Lesley Barker said.She was addressing this weekend’s fifth annual Louis Bolduc Day ... [Published Sainte Genevieve Herald - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 15 2014 - Updated Aug 15 2014 - 1 reports

End the mudslinging and start listening

I am so thankful that our recent election has passed.There are times, looking at what political discourse has become in this country, that I fear for our future.Negative campaigning has always been with us, of course, going back to the days of Andrew ... [Published Shelbyville Times-Gazette - Aug 15 2014]
First reported Aug 15 2014 - Updated Aug 15 2014 - 1 reports

Travel Girl Tips: Staycation in New Orleans

If you’re not quite ready to let go of summer all together, there’s still time for a mini-getaway in your hometown. How about a staycation?I want to tell you about a few deals designed to encourage NOLA residents to explore their own backyard.First, an ... [Published WGNO - Aug 15 2014]
First reported Aug 14 2014 - Updated Aug 14 2014 - 1 reports

Column: To understand where our country's headed, follow entrepreneurs

The tech industry will have a more lasting impact on America's future than Presidents George W. Bush and Barack Obama combined.That's not the sense you get from reading the news these days, but journalists and historians always overstate the impact of ... [Published Hunterdon County Democrat - Aug 14 2014]
First reported Aug 10 2014 - Updated Aug 10 2014 - 1 reports

This week in history

Last week was pretty exciting for me as both a journalist and a history buff. We commemorated both the 100th anniversary of the start of World War I and remembered, 40 years ago, when President Richard Nixon resigned amid the Watergate scandal. It got ... [Published Sherman Denison Herald Democrat - Aug 10 2014]
First reported Aug 07 2014 - Updated Aug 07 2014 - 1 reports

10 amazing things you might not know about St. Louis

1. We love BBQ sauceLiving in St. Louis, you have probably contributed to the fact that St. Louis residents consume more BBQ sauce per capita than any other city .2. Peanut Butter was invented in St. LouisPB&J-lovers everywhere can thank us .3. We stole ... [Published Fox 2 Now - Aug 07 2014]
First reported Aug 05 2014 - Updated Aug 05 2014 - 1 reports

Aug. 5, 1846

What’s now western Montana became sole possession of the United States when President James Polk signed the Oregon Treaty. The treaty stated the 49th parallel would serve as the boundary line between the U.S. and Canada. The border west of the Continental ... [Published Ravalli Republic - Aug 05 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 1 reports

The After Effects of the Louisiana Purchase

Press Releases If you are a history buff, you would know that most of what we now know as Kansas was actually once an area inhabited by Native Americans.USA, 23 July 2014 -- If you are a history buff, you would know that most of what we now know as Kansas ... [Published Scoop Asia - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 1 reports

History for July 23

History for July 23 - On-This-Day.com : Hot Enough for Ya Day Birth anniversary of rancher, land baron and politician Samuel Maverick (1803-70), whose last name became the synonym for a stubborn individual. Birth anniversary of crime writer ... [Published MuskegonPundit - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 1 reports

New Orleans Has a Spanish 'Ne Sais Quoi'

You feel like you've been there before, and yet you know this is your first time in New Orleans. That's the sensation you get if you are a Latino arriving in the French Quarter.At first you can't quite figure out why everything looks so familiar. You ... [Published Creators.Com - Jul 22 2014]

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"The fact that we're trying to get it right and we're trying to make this the true number one destination that it deserves to be."
In a series of lectures on "Turning Points in American History," he added, "We can even say the Industrial Revolution led to the invention of time — or at least our disciplined sense of it."
...The act of admission also contained the following language in Section 12: "The State of Wyoming shall not be entitled to any further or other grants of land for any purpose that as expressly provided in this act."
...It also ties in with another favored expression -- "The larger the island of knowledge, the longer the shore of wonder."

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Louisiana Purchase Exhibit Coming to Missouri [Published Group Travel Leader - 9 hours ago]
St. Louis meets Pacifica in a night of joie de ... [Published Pacifica Tribune - 16 hours ago]
Louisiana Purchase Zoo making strides to regain... [Published KNOE TV8 - Aug 20 2014]
Canadian Scholar Speaks At This Year’s Louis Bo... [Published Sainte Genevieve Herald - Aug 20 2014]
Your City Guide To Washington D.C. [Published CBS Detroit - Aug 19 2014]
On a culinary tour of New Orleans with a former... [Published Taking the Kids - Aug 15 2014]
End the mudslinging and start listening [Published Shelbyville Times-Gazette - Aug 15 2014]
New Video Release from Author Frederick Fichman [Published Prlog - Aug 15 2014]
Travel Girl Tips: Staycation in New Orleans [Published WGNO - Aug 15 2014]
Column: To understand where our country's heade... [Published Hunterdon County Democrat - Aug 14 2014]
Cycling Across Cenla: The 3rd Annual Le Tour de... [Published Cenla Focus - Aug 12 2014]
The Beautiful French Quarter in New Orleans, Lo... [Published Travelers Today - Aug 12 2014]
This week in history [Published Sherman Denison Herald Democrat - Aug 10 2014]
Lubnau: Facts needed on 'take back Wyoming land... [Published Casper Star Tribune - Aug 10 2014]
Tech Entrepreneurs Have Greater Impact on Natio... [Published Creators.Com - Aug 08 2014]
10 amazing things you might not know about St. ... [Published Fox 2 Now - Aug 07 2014]
Congress's Long And Sordid History Of Handing S... [Published Forbes.com - Aug 06 2014]
World's Fair exhibit at Hearthside House was a ... [Published Valley Breeze - Aug 06 2014]
Aug. 5, 1846 [Published Ravalli Republic - Aug 05 2014]
Protecting property rights historically a basic... [Published Wise County Messenger - Aug 02 2014]
Did we forget the lesson the ‘Greatest Generati... [Published TicoTimes.net - Aug 01 2014]
A well-deserved break from what, exactly? [Published Pekin Times - Aug 01 2014]
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History for July 23 [Published MuskegonPundit - Jul 23 2014]
History for July 23 - On-This-Day.com : Hot Enough for Ya Day Birth anniversary of rancher, land baron and politician Samuel Maverick (1803-70), whose last name became the synonym for a stubborn individual. Birth anniversary of crime writer ...
Three Questions About The Bergdahl Deal Answered [Published The League of Ordinary Gentlemen - Jun 04 2014]
I Does it matter if Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl deserted his post in 2009 , after having become disillusioned with the war in Afghanistan, only to be captured by the Taliban and held prisoner of war for five years? Of course it doesn’t matter. Maybe he deserted, ...
Obama looks to bypass Congress and promote raci... [Published Power Line - May 26 2014]
(Paul Mirengoff) When we pledge allegiance to the flag, we also pledge allegiance to the Republic for which it stands — “one nation under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all.” The modern American left has put each of these qualities ...
Book Review - Lynne Cheney's "James Madison: A ... [Published BLACKFIVE - May 22 2014]
The following book review is a special for BlackFive readers provided by Elise Cooper. You can read all of our book reviews by clicking on the Books category link in the right sidebar. The former Second Lady, Lynne Cheney, has written a riveting book ...
Book Review - Lynne Cheney's "James Madison: A ... [Published BLACKFIVE - May 22 2014]
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