This month we’re participating in the April A-Z blogging challenge. This page will be updated each day until we run through our letters for this batch, and then that’s the end of the challenge. I hope this brings some new history resources to light for you!
W is for Wagon Train
Three wagons and a lot of animals. I suppose there was a great deal to haul.
–Image Credit: Creator Unknown, Library of Congress Collection
–April 27, 2015
X is for Extraterrestrial
Well, this guy did his best, but I’m still not convinced!
–Image Credit: Dick DeMarisco, New York World Telegraph & the Sun Newspaper Staff Photo, Library of Congress Collection.
–April 28, 2015
Y is for the Yukon River
It’s a shame the photo isn’t detailed enough to see the stars on the flag. There would have been only forty-eight.
–Image Credit: Unknown Creator, Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection, Library of Congress Collection
–April 29, 2015
Z is for Zeppelin
And I saved a good one for last, a zeppelin under construction. Do you remember the scene in Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade where Indy and his dad ride in one? Don’t you wish we still rode these things like it was no big deal? I do.
Thanks everyone who participated in A-Z for your dedication. This has been a fun month.
–April 30, 2015
–Connie B. Dowell