Federal Census Records are one of the first tools that U.S. researchers turn to when beginning their family history research. While census records don’t give you exact dates or vital statistics about your family members, they do provide vital CLUES to assist in further research.
The Histomap - Four Thousand Years of World History by John B. Sparks and Rand McNally and Co. via hectolima: Here is one you can zoom in on: www.davidrumsey.c... #Infographics #Timeline #World_History #John_B_Sparks #Rand_McNally #David_Rumsey_Map_Collection #hectolima
The unboxing of the STATUE OF LIBERTY in 1885. Most people in America don't know that this piece was sent in boxes from France. Also, the designer of the statue was Gustave Eiffel, same person who designed the Eiffel tower. There are some really cool photoes of the statue of liberty when it was first constructed in paris with the old town all around it.