Early history of Tallahassee, Florida

The History of Tallahassee, like the History of Leon County, begins with the Native American population and its interaction with Britishand Spanish colonists as well as colonial Americans and fugitive slaves, a...

Old Cowtown Museum in Wichita, Kansas

Old Cowtown Museum is an accredited history museum in Wichita, Kansas, United States. It is located next to the Arkansas River in central Wichita. The Museum was established in 1952, and is one of the oldest op...

Secrets of Kaufman Astoria Studios

34-12 36th St, Astoria, NY 11106 Hollywood has nothing on Kaufman Astoria Studios, which has been a staple in the film and television scenes for nearly a century. The studio, which opened in 1920, has churned...

The SunTrust Center in Orlando, Florida

The SunTrust Center is a skyscraper located in the Central Business District of Orlando, Florida. Rising to 441 ft (134.4 m), it is the tallest building in Orlando and Central Florida. Completed in 1988, it has...

The Siege of Boston

The Siege of Boston (April 19, 1775 – March 17, 1776) was the opening phase of the American Revolutionary War. New England militiamen prevented the movement by land of the British Army garrisoned in what was th...

History Of Orlando Name

Now for the part of the history of Orlando that is still cloudy: where did the name come from? There are at least five versions that I know about how the town became known as Orlando. An early politicia...

List of sister cities of Boston

The city of Boston, Massachusetts, has ten official sister cities:  Melbourne, Australia (1985)  Hangzhou, China (1982)  Strasbourg, France (1960)  Sekondi-Takoradi, Ghana (2001)  Belfast, Nort...