Stop removing our history

Originally posted on ArcherAlexander.blog:
https://videopress.com/v/5vcVWNtH?preloadContent=metadata Stop Congress from removing the Emancipation Monument from our Nation’s Capitol. Add your name to the Petition today. This is the only memorial entirely paid for by thousands of formerly enslaved and U.S. Colored Troops in our Nation’s capitol. https://www.change.org/EmancipationMonumentDC Emancipation Monument or Freedom’s Memorial is listed on the…

Research the history of a place…

When one buys an old building, or home, they buy history! No matter if it is in a big city or a town, or out in the country, if its old – it has history! I’ve been working on a project writing the history of 150 buildings on Saint Charles Main Street and even thoughContinue reading “Research the history of a place…”

On Saturday, September 12, 2015 at 1:00 p.m. in the City of Portage des Sioux

Originally posted on Portage des Sioux:
1815 – Just as residents of Saint Charles were the last to know of the beginning of the War of 1812, news of its end would come just as slow. Too slow to prevent the horrible incidents that would occur during the spring of 1815. By late that summer, the Nation’s history would converge and collide…