North America, Philadelphia, Read About Can't Miss Places

Top Places to Visit in Philadelphia—Independence Hall Area

The room was stiflingly hot. Thomas had done the majority of the drafting in the second-floor parlor he rented from bricklayer Jacob Graff. He had questioned whether he was qualified for a task of such magnitude. He was only 33 after all…but John had convinced him. When he had finished drafting the document, Benjamin and… Continue reading Top Places to Visit in Philadelphia—Independence Hall Area

D.C., North America, Read About Can't Miss Places

Things to Do in D.C.—National Archives and Library of Congress

Things to Do in D.C.--National Archives and Library of Congress As an American historian, there are some sights and cities that I feel compelled to visit—almost as if I'm on a holy quest. Although there are plenty of things to do in Washington, D.C., I want to concentrate on just two historic places—visiting the Library… Continue reading Things to Do in D.C.—National Archives and Library of Congress