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This Week in History: Nov. 12-18, 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 Nov. 12-18, 2018 November 12 1910 - A man jumps into Hudson...

This Week in History: Nov. 5-11, 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 Nov. 5-11, 2018 November 5 1639 - The first post office in...

This Week in History: Oct. 29-Nov. 4, 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. 29-Nov. 4, 2018 October 29 1682 - William Penn lands in...

This Week in History: Oct. 22-28, 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. 22-28, 2018 October 22 1836 - Sam Houston is inaugurated as...

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...