ga('send', 'pageview');


George Friedrich Handel put on his white wig and his coat. He quickly left his temporary apartment in Dublin to go to the Great Music Hall in Fishamble Street. It was April 13, 1742 and Handel was anxious for the

Good King Wenceslas

The moon shown brightly this night in the year 928. The reigning lord of the Bohemian land (present day Prague) was out with a bag full of food, clothes and provisions. He was only 25 years old, but already some

The Summary View

In the summer of 1774, 31-year-old Thomas Jefferson worked hurriedly in his house at Monticello. The weather was sunny and clear, but he was worried about the storm clouds he and other continental leaders saw coming. He was a representative