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What About Grover Cleveland?

The political alignments in 19th Century United States were somewhat reversed from what we know today. We need to remember that, in those days, the Republican party was the liberal party, and the Democrats were the died-in-the-wool conservatives. Stephen “Grover” … Continue reading

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Happy Wyoming Admission Day

We recognize the State of Wyoming on maps as one of those large, rectangular entities carved out of the western United States.  We probably think of the old song, “Home On The Range”. There are cowboys and wide-open spaces and … Continue reading

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Montana Becomes A Territory

Whenever I think of the State of Montana, I think of Montanans I know.  An aunt and uncle live near the small town of Victor.  One of my childhood friends lives in Missoula.  During visits, I’ve always enjoyed the wild, … Continue reading

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William Henry Harrison

His life ended shortly after attaining the Presidency of the United States.  Even though he was the ninth President, his major impacts did not take place in the Executive office. Among the Presidents, William Henry Harrison was the first U.S. … Continue reading

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