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Daily Archives: August 6, 2012

Bigger Isn’t Always Better

Hello readers, and welcome back to the good ol’ blog! Today’s tidbit about me is: when visiting Cambridge, we got to explore the Great Court at Trinity College. It’s a tradition that running-minded athletes try to round the entire Great Court in the time it take the College’s clock to chime the hour of 12 […]

Monitor Log: 6 August 1862

Remarks Aug 6/62   Commences & till 4 A.M Wind S & W[estwar]d  weather b.c                                                          William Flye     From 4 to 8 Wind Light from S.W & pleasant                                           Louis Stodder     From 8 to Meridian Calm & clear  at 8.30 the Gennessee went down the river                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Geo. Frederickson     […]