Wednesday, January 20, 2021
Tags Posts tagged with "history"

Tag: history

Kanagawa Treaty marked the end of Japan's 220-year-old policy of national seclusion by opening the ports of Shimoda and Hakodate to American vessels.

A little brown recipe box takes Judith Sutherland back in time to remind her how past generations of her family once lived.

Gov. Mike DeWine signed Ohio Senate Bill No. 123 into law, officially designating the fossil fish species Dunkleosteus terrelli as the fossil fish of Ohio.

In 1943, Norman Rockwell painted the Four Freedoms and instantly became "America's artist in chief."

Learn more about the start of a large migration of Anglo-Saxon pioneers at the end of the War of 1812.

By the 20th century, the passenger pigeon disappeared from the sky above and the earth below. It was extinct.

Kym Seabolt finally brought home a piece of her family's history — an antique table handed down to her from her grandmother.

Learn more about the planning and execution of the Invasion of Normandy — "Operation Overlord" — on June 6, 1944.

Planes, ships and tanks got the most attention, but thousands of other items were no less impressive. Learn more about American manufacturers' role in WWII.

Learn more about Henry Clay, John C. Calhoun and Daniel Webster and how they made decisions leading to the development of the American nation.