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6 must-see destinations to learn about black history #blackhistorymonth #mlk #georgia

6 Must-See Destinations to Learn About Black History

6 must-see destinations to learn about black history #blackhistorymonth #mlk #georgia

St. Benedict a Monastery Visit!

With the Christmas season upon us finding places to tour that focus on the reason for the season are high on my list. Benedict, a beautiful Monastery…

Your Guide To Visiting Tupelo, Mississippi

Your Guide To Visiting Tupelo, Mississippi

Here is your guide to visiting Tupelo, Mississippi including where to stay, what to do, where to eat, and when to visit. Now is the time to discover Tupelo.

Outside Durham, North Carolina is a farm where a unique event took place.  On April 17, 1865 General Joseph Eggleston Johnston and Major General William Tecumseh Sherman met to negotiate terms of s…

Outside Durham, North Carolina is a farm where a unique event took place. On April 1865 General Joseph Eggleston Johnston and Major General William Tecumseh Sherman met to negotiate terms of s…

Mahan Filling Station, a Route 66 landmark at Fulgenzi's

Mahan Filling Station, a Route 66 landmark at Fulgenzi’s

Fort Defiance defies history

There is always an interesting twist when it comes to history, but an ironic one surrounds Clarksville’s Fort Defiance. Built by 200 enslaved men with shovels and picks, this acre of earthwor…

The Smith-Trahern House, a Clarksville Legend

While visiting Clarksville, Tennessee on a hosted trip, I had a chance to tour the Smith Trahern home and learn about those who lived in t…

It was 1999 when Dan Shima, a good friend and Minneapolis Moline collector told us about the winter convention in Stuttgart, Arkansas.

Museum of the Grand Praire is Very Grand Indeed!

It had been almost two decades since Keith and I were in Stuttgart, Arkansas. We traveled to the area for the Minneapolis Moline Winter show back in 1999 and met the charming Don Oliver who was an…

Anyone that loves Dixieland Jazz knows the name of Leon Bismark (Bix) Beiderbecke and now jazz enthusiasts and those that love history and music have reason to celebrate. The Bix Beiderbecke Museu…

A meeting and a museum - the AeroKnow Museum

The sky was clear at the Abraham Lincoln Airport in Springfield, Illinois last Sunday when we arrived searching for the EAA and their visiting My husband Keith had a flight in this historic …