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Articles by Kelli Ballard

This Week in History: October 2-8

“History never looks like history when you are living through it.” ~ John W. Gardner October 8, 1871: The Great… Read More

This Week in History: September 25 – October 1

“If you don’t know history, then you don’t know anything. You are a leaf that doesn’t know it is part… Read More

A Tour of the Titanic: An Old Shipwreck and a New Tourist Attraction

Have you seen the movie Titanic? How would you like to take a tour of the real site where the… Read More

This Week in History: September 18 – 24

“One of the lessons of history is that nothing is often a good thing to do and always a clever… Read More

This Week in History: September 11 -17

“If history repeats itself, and the unexpected always happens, how incapable must Man be of learning from experience.” George Bernard… Read More

America Remembers 9/11

Never before in the history of the United States had a large-scale terrorist attack occurred on American soil until September… Read More

Who Should We Thank for Labor Day?

For many Americans, Labor Day is a welcome three-day weekend, and a sign that the end of summer is coming…. Read More

This Week in History: September 4 – 10

“Neither the life of an individual nor the history of a society can be understood without understanding both.” ~ C…. Read More

Winston Churchill ‘Roaring Lion’ Portrait Stolen

An art heist in Canada led to the theft of a famous photo of the renowned British leader Winston Churchill…. Read More

This Week in History: August 28 – September 3

“History, despite its wrenching pain, cannot be unlived, however, if faced with courage, need not be lived again.” ~ Maya… Read More

This Week in History: August 21 – 27

“I have but one lamp by which my feet are guided, and that is the lamp of experience. I know… Read More

Scientists Trying to Bring the Tasmanian Tiger Back from Extinction

Scientists want to bring back the Tasmanian tiger, or thylacine, which has been extinct since 1936. While the name of… Read More