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November is Native American Heritage Month – Trail of Tears National Historic Trail Sign Dedication

Kristina Moe here at the Macon County Public Library in Franklin, writing my first blog. Yes, I’ve been here nearly 12 years without contributing, but last month I was finally convinced to write something. 837 mots de plus


Jane Austen: author and feminist pioneer

Jane Austen is widely regarded as one of the most well-known female authors in history but that was far from the case when the British writer was alive. 242 mots de plus

Elizabeth de Burgh – The Outlaw Queen

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Elizabeth de Burgh – The Outlaw Queen

Elizabeth was born in Ireland circa 1284 as the daughter of Richard Óg de Burgh, 2nd Earl of Ulster and his wife, Margaret. 531 mots de plus

The Origins of Thanksgiving

With Thanksgiving tomorrow, I await a day of relaxing with my family, eating a wonderful meal, watching football, and pausing for a moment to be thankful for my many blessing. 1 176 mots de plus


The Adventure Continues... Shasta Dam

In this adventure, Huell and Luis get a behind the scenes look at this engineering marvel. Miles of tunnels and millions of gallons of water make for an exciting day, but there is another aspect to the Shasta Dam – the human element.

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