History: Norton I, Emperor of the United States and Protector of Mexico

The History Guy: History Deserves to Be Remembered – Sep 27, 2019

In 1859, a San Francisco eccentric proclaimed himself “Emperor of these United States.” His colorful existence leads us all to consider how we see reality. Joshua Norton’s life is history that deserves to be remembered.
12:45

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s