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This Week in History: Oct. 15-21, 2018

This Week in History by Dianne Hermann “The most effective way to destroy people is to deny and obliterate their own understanding of their history.” George Orwell Week of Oct. 15-21, 2018 October 15 1878 - The Edison Electric Light Company...

This Week in History: Oct. 8-14, 2018

This Week in History by Dianne Hermann “The most effective way to destroy people is to deny and obliterate their own understanding of their history.” George Orwell Week of Oct. 8-14, 2018 October 8 1871 - The Great Chicago Fire kills...

This Week in History: Oct. 1-7, 2018

This Week in History by Dianne Hermann “The most effective way to destroy people is to deny and obliterate their own understanding of their history.” George Orwell Week of Oct. 1-7, 2018 October 1 1880 - John Philip Sousa, known as...

This Week in History: Sept. 24-30, 2018

This Week in History by Dianne Hermann “The most effective way to destroy people is to deny and obliterate their own understanding of their history.” George Orwell Week of Sept. 24-30, 2018 September 24 1657 - The first autopsy and coroner's...

This Week in History: Sept. 17-23, 2018

This Week in History by Dianne Hermann “The most effective way to destroy people is to deny and obliterate their own understanding of their history.” George Orwell Week of Sept. 17-23, 2018 September 17 1778 – The first treaty between the...

This Week in History: Sept. 10-16, 2018

This Week in History by Dianne Hermann “The most effective way to destroy people is to deny and obliterate their own understanding of their history.” George Orwell Week of Sept. 10-16, 2018 September 10 1608 - John Smith is elected president...

This Week in History: Sept. 3-9, 2018

This Week in History by Dianne Hermann “The most effective way to destroy people is to deny and obliterate their own understanding of their history.” George Orwell Week of Sept. 3-9, 2018 September 3 1752 - The United Kingdom and its...

This Week in History: August 27-Sept. 2, 2018

This Week in History by Dianne Hermann “The most effective way to destroy people is to deny and obliterate their own understanding of their history.” George Orwell Week of August 27-Sept. 2, 2018 August 27 1667 - The earliest recorded hurricane...

This Week in History: August 20-26, 2018

This Week in History by Dianne Hermann “The most effective way to destroy people is to deny and obliterate their own understanding of their history.” George Orwell Week of August 20-26, 2018 August 20 1619 - The first black slaves are...

This Week in History: August 13-19, 2018

This Week in History by Dianne Hermann “The most effective way to destroy people is to deny and obliterate their own understanding of their history.” George Orwell Week of August 13-19, 2018 August 13 1889 - William Gray patents the coin-operated...

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