Archive for the ‘History’ Category

Thursday, April 27th, 2017

Erik Kwakkel: Medieval book historian at Leiden University, The Netherlands. I post images from medieval books.

PostCard: Main and Market Street East Palestine Ohio

Thursday, April 27th, 2017

Corner of Market and Main Streets about 1890

Standard Oil Gas Station PostCard

Thursday, April 27th, 2017

At the corner of Market and Martin

Reservoir Hill Postcard

Thursday, April 27th, 2017

Pine Hollow found on Ebay 1907 Post Card

Tuesday, April 25th, 2017

The Website of I.F. Stone – Archive of His Columns

Saturday, February 25th, 2017

Research Links

Documentary: Stories from the Stone Age

Friday, February 17th, 2017

The most interesting part of this documentary is how it demonstrates the build up of modern institutions as they evolved on top of the underlying original hunter gatherer societies that originally existed.  

( Unfinished commentary.  I want to list this build up as it occurred in temporal order ) 

Video Links

First Farmers part 1 & 2


Waves of Change


Urban Dreams

Mesopotamia: The Sumerians Ancient History

Friday, January 20th, 2017

Background of the Carthaginians

Wednesday, December 28th, 2016

Napoleon PBS Documentary

Saturday, December 24th, 2016

I can not help but see some parallels between Bonaparte and Hitler.  Also between current slow decay of freedom in the USA.