Love Historic America

I've been in love with American history most of my life. Thanks to my grandmothers who told the best stories about the past. Join my sister and I over at http://twitter.com/frontiertravel and ride along with us :)
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Historic Fort Union, New Mexico, on the Santa Fe Trail, via http://frontiertraveler.com #travel #history #newmexico

Historic Fort Union, New Mexico, on the Santa Fe Trail, via http://frontiertraveler.com #travel #history #newmexico

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One of my favorite places on the planet! In Colorado, was trading post on Santa Fe Trail - and filled with fabulous reenactors - one of whom thought it would be a good idea to cut off my finger to cure my cold! http://frontiertraveler.com #travel

One of my favorite places on the planet! In Colorado, was trading post on Santa Fe Trail - and filled with fabulous reenactors - one of whom thought it would be a good idea to cut off my finger to cure my cold! http://frontiertraveler.com #travel

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Beecher Island, near Wray Colorado. Amazing history happened here - so strange that it's all but forgotten by most people. From http://frontiertraveler.com #travel #history

Beecher Island, near Wray Colorado. Amazing history happened here - so strange that it's all but forgotten by most people. From http://frontiertraveler.com #travel #history

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One of the places my sister and I visited on our last trip to the Midwest - in search of history. http://frontiertraveler.com

One of the places my sister and I visited on our last trip to the Midwest - in search of history. http://frontiertraveler.com

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Sand Creek Massacre Site - a sad, sad place. from http://frontiertraveler.com #travel #history

Sand Creek Massacre Site - a sad, sad place. from http://frontiertraveler.com #travel #history

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Been to Wild Bill's gravesite in Deadwood. Love that crazy little town. #travel
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Federal troops riding across the field at Shiloh, Tennessee. April 6, 2012 marks the 150th anniversary of the battle. Find links to the new NPS Civil War website at http://frontiertraveler.com

Federal troops riding across the field at Shiloh, Tennessee. April 6, 2012 marks the 150th anniversary of the battle. Find links to the new NPS Civil War website at http://frontiertraveler.com

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23,743 luminaries to commemorate the casualties at the 1862 Battle of Shiloh

23,743 luminaries to commemorate the casualties at the 1862 Battle of Shiloh

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Fort Bowie, Arizona. It's a 3-mile round trip hike into this place but really worth it. Geronimo was here and Cochise - I loved the walk and the scenery. Totally cool place.  Thnx http://frontiertraveler.com for the pic. #travel

Fort Bowie, Arizona. It's a 3-mile round trip hike into this place but really worth it. Geronimo was here and Cochise - I loved the walk and the scenery. Totally cool place. Thnx http://frontiertraveler.com for the pic. #travel

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