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Georgetown Historic District in Sanford added to National Register of Historic...

From the City of Sanford The City of Sanford is proud to announce the Georgetown Historic District in Sanford was added to the National Register...

Who invented the Electoral College?

By Phillip J VanFossen, J.F. Ackerman Professor of Social Studies Education; Director, Ackerman Center; Associate Director, Purdue Center for Economic Education, Purdue University The delegates...

This day in history, and beyond…? I scream, you scream, we...

From The Hustle On August 13, 1923, U.S. Steel switched from 12-hour to 8-hour workdays -- becoming one of the first major companies after Ford to do...

 Touched by history

Inspiration By Charles Towne You most likely haven’t given this much thought, and therefore are going to find it difficult to believe... but... there is a...

Summer just got better with National Ice Cream Day this weekend;...

From the National Day Calendar Dish or cone? That’s all we need to know. National Ice Cream Day on the 3rd Sunday in July offers...

On this day in history: The United States declares its independence

July 4th, 1776 From the History Channel      In Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, the Continental Congress adopts the Declaration of Independence, which proclaims the independence of the United...