Archive for November, 2011

Ulysses S Grant was a famous military man and General who led the Union troops who helped win the Civil War, and on that fame was elected President of these United States. He was born Hiram Ulysses Grant on April 27, 1822 in Point Pleasant, Ohio. He attended the United States Military Academy at West Point, and served […]

Tonight I caught a rerun of History Detectives on PBS. The story was called “Witch’s House“, and it was originally aired on season 1 of the show (back in 2002). The Case: Could a house in Essex County, Massachusetts, have once belonged to an accused witch? A plaque over the door states that Benjamin Abbott […]