Friday, August 6, 2010

Back to Baltimore, Part 1: The Baltimore Washington Monument

Lafayette & Washington Monuments

This beautiful tribute to our Nation's first President predates the one in Washington DC by 55 years. You can learn all about it by following this link - Baltimore's Washington Monument - to my travel blog.


  1. I love your historical posts! I wish I had you for a History teacher in high school... I wouldn't have skipped all of my classes. =0)

    Big hugs :)

  2. Another great history and travelogue Linda :)

  3. guess what i bought in costco? phillips crabcakes!

    smiles, bee

  4. We have a lot of beautiful scenery out here, well not where I love! But the history, the things I learned about in school, when they were still teaching history, real history, are lacking. I've seen enough ghost towns to last a lifetime!

    Thanks for all of your hard work, and believe me, it is really appreciated in my house!!

  5. Great photos and history lessons, my dear.

    Love the new background!

    Big hugs, honey...

  6. Baltimore is loaded with history, there is an old chuch near the inner harbor that dates to 1771. I love baltimore.

  7. U r a grt trvl wrtr Duchess!
    Seriously. There must be a way to get paid for writing these kinds of history posts.

    Washington dressed as a Roman warrior would have been unique. Quite the concept.
    No Roman warrior uniforms or togas for the father of our country!

    Wonderful post.

  8. You are always so thorough with your photo essays.


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