This Week in History

This Week In History, August 11-17, 2014

This Week In History by Dianne Hermann “The farther back you can look, the farther forward you are likely to see.” – Winston Churchill Week of August 11-17, 2014 August 11 1860 - The first successful silver mill...

This Week in History, August 4 – 10 2014

This Week In History by Dianne Hermann “The farther back you can look, the farther forward you are likely to see.” – Winston Churchill Week of August 4-10, 2014 August 4 1821 - The first edition of Saturday...

This Week In History, July 28 – August 3, 2014

This Week In History by Dianne Hermann “The farther back you can look, the farther forward you are likely to see.” – Winston Churchill Week of July 28-August 3, 2014 July 28 1868 - The 14th Amendment is ratified, granting...

This Week In History, July 21 – 27 2014

This Week In History by Dianne Hermann “The farther back you can look, the farther forward you are likely to see.” – Winston Churchill Week of July 21-27, 2014 July 21 1865 - Wild Bill Hickok shoots and...

This Week In History, July 14-20 2014

This Week In History by Dianne Hermann “The farther back you can look, the farther forward you are likely to see.” – Winston Churchill Week of July 14-20, 2014 July 14 1798 - The Sedition Act prohibits public...

This Week In History July 7-13 2014

This Week In History by Dianne Hermann “The farther back you can look, the farther forward you are likely to see.” – Winston Churchill Week of July 7-13, 2014 July 7 1863 - The first military draft in...

This Week In History, June 30 – July 6 2014

This Week In History by Dianne Hermann “The farther back you can look, the farther forward you are likely to see.” – Winston Churchill Week of June 30-July 6, 2014 June 30 1834 - Congress expands the Indian...

This Week In History, Week of June 16-22, 2014

by Dianne Hermann “The farther back you can look, the farther forward you are likely to see.” – Winston Churchill Week of June 16-22, 2014 June 16 1858 - Abraham Lincoln says, "A house divided against itself cannot stand,"...

This Week In History, Week of June 9-15, 2014

by Dianne Hermann “The farther back you can look, the farther forward you are likely to see.” – Winston Churchill Week of June 9-15, 2014 June 9 1534 - Jacques Cartier first sails into the mouth of the St....

This Week In History June 2 – 8 2014

by Dianne Hermann “The farther back you can look, the farther forward you are likely to see.” – Winston Churchill Week of June 2-8, 2014 June 2 1780 - The Derby horse race is held for the first time...