History

D.A.R. Reminds Us This is ‘Constitution Week’
The Dorothy Quincy Chapter National Society Daughters of the American Revolution of Quincy, Illinois would like to remind all citizens that the week of September 17th through the 23rd commemorates the 230th anniversary of the drafting of the Constitution of the United States of America by the Consti…
Woodstock, a Pivotal Moment in Music History!
It was late summer in the year 1969.  The country was heavily involved in a very unpopular war in Vietnam and young people were protesting the war throughout the country .  They wanted peace and love, not war. What followed was “The Woodstock Music & Art Fair&CloseCurlyDouble…
Thank Edison for Our Answering The Phone ‘Hello’
Some things we just take for granted and somethings we appreciate in life. One of the things we take for granted is the way we answer the telephone.  When we dial a phone number someone on the other end usually answers the phone with "Hello".  Have you ever wondered how t…

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