Tag Archives: 20th century history

Gettysburg, a living place

When we as Americans think of Gettysburg we generally think of the civil war battle that surrounded the village for four days in July of 1863.  Yet it is also a living breathing village, where families have dwelt for generations, … Continue reading

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Houston Wildlife- Memorial Park

While urban forests like this one are not  wildlife, they are important habitat for wildlife.  Houston’s Memorial Park dates from the early 1920s when the cities growth was beginning to pick up.  The park itself was the site of the … Continue reading

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