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William Lee: The Patriotic Devotion of Washington’s Confidant

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William Lee: The Patriotic Devotion of Washington’s Confidant and Bodyguard in War and Peace By Paul Dowling   “If Billy Lee had been a white man, he would have had an honored place in American history because...

This Week in History: Jan. 17-23, 2022

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This Week in Historyby Dianne Hermann“Freedom is never more than one generation away from extinction.” Ronald ReaganJan. 17-23, 2022 January 171916 - Professional Golfer Association (PGA) forms in New York City. Englishman Jim Barnes won...

This Week in History: Jan. 10-16, 2022

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This Week in Historyby Dianne Hermann“Freedom is never more than one generation away from extinction.” Ronald ReaganJan. 10-16, 2022 January 101776 - Thomas Paine publishes "Common Sense." Originally published anonymously, "Common Sense" advocated independence from...

This Week in History: Jan. 3-9, 2022

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This Week in Historyby Dianne Hermann“Freedom is never more than one generation away from extinction.” Ronald ReaganJan. 3-9, 2022 January 31823 - Stephen F. Austin receives a grant of land from the government of Mexico...

This Week in History: Dec 27, 2021-Jan 2, 2022

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This Week in Historyby Dianne Hermann“If ever a time should come, when vain and aspiring men shall possess the highest seats in Government, our country will stand inneed of its experienced patriots to prevent...

This Week in History: Dec 20-26, 2021

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This Week in Historyby Dianne Hermann“If ever a time should come, when vain and aspiring men shall possess the highest seats in Government, our country will stand inneed of its experienced patriots to prevent...

This Week in History: Dec 13-19, 2021

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This Week in Historyby Dianne Hermann“If ever a time should come, when vain and aspiring men shall possess the highest seats in Government, our country will stand inneed of its experienced patriots to prevent...

This Week in History: Dec 6-12, 2021

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This Week in Historyby Dianne Hermann“If ever a time should come, when vain and aspiring men shall possess the highest seats in Government, our country will stand inneed of its experienced patriots to prevent...

George Patton: The Mixed Legacy of an Iconic Four-Star General

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George Patton: The Mixed Legacy of an Iconic Four-Star General by Sam Jacobs Never again will there be a man like George S. Patton. The four-star general wasn't just a great man on the field of...

This Week in History: Nov 29-Dec 5, 2021

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This Week in Historyby Dianne Hermann“If ever a time should come, when vain and aspiring men shall possess the highest seats in Government, our country will stand inneed of its experienced patriots to prevent...