Britain's American colonies broke with the mother country in 1776 and were recognized as the new nation of the United States of America following the Treaty of Paris in 1783. During the 19th and 20th centuries, 37 new states were added to the origina... [read more]
Date: April 27th 2011
Well, it's been awhile since I blogged. Unfortunately, that means I haven't traveled for awhile. But travels are back on, and I'm just back from a trip to Washington, DC and New York City.
Washington, DCThis was our (my wife and me) third trip to DC while our son does his Ph.D. program there. Having explored many of the sites on previous trips, we decided this time to tak ... read more