This Week in History: George Washington’s 1st combat & Patrick Henry’s rousing speech!

Happy Sunday!  Attached is a summary of my “morning history” posts from this past week.  Enjoy and have a great week! Monday, May 26 Happy Memorial Day! Quotes from Reagan and Coolidge, here (http://on.fb.me/Ry6XYu) and here (http://on.fb.me/1mm5azL). Tuesday, May 27 On this day in 1775, the first naval engagement of the American Revolution begins on […]

This Week in History: the Red Cross, the New Deal, & the Constitutional Convention

Happy Sunday!  Attached is a summary of my “morning history” posts from this past week.  Enjoy and have a great week! Monday, May 19 On this day in 1789, the House of Representatives discusses the creation of executive departments to aid the President. During the debate, James Madison stated: “I think it absolutely necessary that […]