The History Guy:
History Deserves to Be Remembered
This popped up somewhere and I was surprised to see the changed look of the History Guy – it’s only been a month since I checked my subscriptions – but, then I saw this was from 2017. Whew.
More, and more recent, History Guy, below the fold.
The submarine that sank a train: the U.S.S. Barb
May 18, 2017 – 8:28
The History guy remembers Eugene “Lucky” Flucky and the U.S.S. Barb, the submarine that sank a train.
The Boston Molasses Disaster of 1919
Jul 13, 2020 – 12:23
In 1914, the demand for molasses was at an all time high. As a result, Purity Distilling Company installed a holding tank fifty feet tall and ninety feet across at 529 Commercial Street near Keany Square in Boston. On an unseasonably warm day, January 15, 1919, the tank collapsed. The History Guy remembers the Boston Molasses Disaster of 1919.
Saving the Children of Saigon, Operation Babylift
Jun 19, 2020 – 15:30
His conclusion is broadly applicable to today’s history-twisters.
The Adventures of Marco Polo
Jun 10, 2020 – 13:35