Category Archives: national parks

Continuing Along With List Item #2

All right, time to update the blog… been way too long since the last entry. We’ll begin with list item #2, visits to National Park Service units. In July, as part of the mini roller Coaster Tour, we spent some … Continue reading

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FDR helps with #’s 2 and 94

Spending some time out East while teaching at Antioch offers the opportunity to visit some friends (Jay and the CIA [no, not that CIA]), and hit a few more NPS units. Hence, a trip to Hyde Park, NY to the … Continue reading

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Michigan’s Contribution to #2

One of the more important battles of the War of 1812 is now a newly-established National Battlefield in Monroe, Michigan. River Raisin National Battlefield is the site of the Battle of Frenchtown in January of 1813. The conflict from January … Continue reading

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