The Story of the S.S. America

Plans for the S.S. America were laid down under the first Maritime Commission contract on August 22, 1938. The builder was to be the...

John R. Fox – Lieutenant Who Called An Artillery Strike on Himself

Have you ever heard of the first African Americans to be awarded the medal of honor after their death in American history? Well, that...

Bombed St. Nicholas Church Was Once The World’s Tallest Building

In the busy port city of Northern Germany lay the ruins of a structure that currently acts as a museum and a memorial of World...

Abandoned Loews Kings Theatre

More than three decades ago, Loews Kings theatre closed down. The renovation and restoration of the Loews Kings Theatre mark the rebirth of an...

The Wild Men of Borneo – Hiram and Barney Davis

Early Life The year was 1827, and little Hiram was so excited to be getting a little brother. His father, David Harrison Davis, and his...

New Zealand Village Buried Under Massive Mud Volcano

Te Wairoa, also known as the Buried Village, is a deserted village in New Zealand as a result of the Mount Tarawera volcanic eruption that affected...