History Hiker

“There stands Jackson like a stone wall.” – Gen. Barnard Bee   First Manassas Battlefield   The Henry Hill Visitor Center is where everyone should start their visit of the Manassas...

Pubs & the Water Front  The Torpedo Factory The Torpedo Factory used to be a munitions plant but it is now the largest collection of publicly accessible working artist studios in...

♦♦♦History♦♦♦ *Correction:  John Francis Pope was the architect/designer and John McShain was the builder.       Inside the memorial stands a 19 foot statue of Thomas Jefferson facing the Washington...

Recently, I visited the Martin Luther King (MLK), JR memorial in Washington D.C. Of course, there has been a lot of controversy over the memorial due to a quote on the...