Mount St Helens erupts in May 18, 1980. It was the deadliest and most economically destructive volcanic event in the history of the United States. Where I lived at the time, we received up to 3" of the ash. The sky was pitch black and everything was covered in the ash. There was NO color of anything, with the exception of the color gray.
January 11, 1908, President Theodore Roosevelt made the Grand Canyon a National Monument. "Do nothing to mar its grandeur, for the ages have been at work upon it and man cannot improve it. Keep it for your children, your children's children and all who come after you."
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President Theodore Roosevelt established 150 national forests, four game preserves, and 51 bird reservations, and he conceived of or expanded five national parks, including the Grand Canyon and Oregon's Crater Lake.
www.sarahjanestudios.com - Stumbled across the amazing story of Irena Sendler, a german woman who smuggled more than 2,500 jewish children during WWII. Will definately have to read some of the books surrounding this beautiful woman.