This Week in History: Battle of Brandywine, Aitken’s Bible, Ft. McHenry

Happy Sunday!  Attached is a summary of my “morning history” posts from this past week.  Enjoy and have a great week! Monday, September 8 On this day in 1982, Ronald Reagan advocates for a Balanced Budget Amendment. Believe it or not, the Senate had approved such an amendment mere weeks before! The Senate’s approval came […]

This Week in History: Washington’s Navy, the Swamp Fox, 1st Continental Congress

Happy Sunday! Attached is a summary of my “morning history” posts from this past week. Enjoy and have a great week! Monday, September 1 On this day in 1775, King George III formally receives an Olive Branch petition from the American colonies. The Olive Branch Petition was adopted by the Continental Congress on July 5, […]