Tag Archives: history

IONTW – June 25, 2017

Draw a circle. Which way did you go? Fascinating photos from 1942: Making the New York Times This month marks the 45th anniversary of Title IX. Although most people, if they are aware of it at all, think Title IX … Continue reading

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IONTW – May 28, 2017

Calves aren’t just a thing with cyclists. Or maybe not. Earth water tank! After all, what else would you paint a sphere? And, did you turn a faucet today and have clean, drinkable water come out? What so many of … Continue reading

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Euroadventure 2016! Day 17

< previous On our last full day in England we had a nice relaxing morning – woke up on our own times and had self-catered breakfast. I enjoyed watching the birds in my aunt and uncle’s back yard – they … Continue reading

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IONTW – May 7, 2017

Matsuri Japanese Arts Festival in Santa Rosa TODAY 11 am – 5 pm. The film of George Takei’s Allegiance will be showing in Sebastopol May 9. All I needed to know:  or at least 7 Things I Learned When I … Continue reading

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de Havilland Aircraft Museum

The de Havilland Aircraft Museum is the oldest aviation museum in Britain, having opened to the public in May 1959. The Museum’s enthusiastic and knowledgeable volunteers restore and preserve a fantastic array of de Havilland planes, both military and commercial, … Continue reading

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Verulamium

As the sign also said: The Museum of everyday life in Roman Britain, it showcases artifacts from the third largest Roman settlement in Britain. The Romans established themselves there in AD 50 and lasted until somewhere between 400 and 450. In … Continue reading

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Euroadventure 2016! Day 16

< previous There was an afternoon departure to our Aunt and Uncle’s house on the itinerary, but that left the morning for a bit more exploring in London. I’d read about the Type Archive – known as the Type Museum … Continue reading

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