We often conceptualize history as a linear sequence of ordered events which have finite beginnings and endings. These events are enacted by famous…
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July 28th, 1917 Diary of Major Horace S. Browntrout I was in Steenvoorde with Stanley today when we heard the church bells tolling and saw a Belgian…
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Rise and Fall of the Bigfeet Men, by Pfc Andrew Davis In Flemish soil, there and then Lay down a legion of bigfeet men This ground their bones do…
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2nd Olympian Saysquack lost
July 24th, 1917 Communiqué from Crown Prince Wilhelm to Generalleutnaut Konstantin Schmidt von Knobelsdorf, Commander of X Corps You are authorized to…
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July 24th, 1917 Diary of Theodore Roosevelt I had to pull some strings to get pen and paper in here, but my name still carries weight, even with the…
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July 23rd, 1917 Letter from Edith Roosevelt to “Rodney Forsythe” a.k.a. Theodore Roosevelt Theodore you quit this nonsense at once! I had to accept a…
July 22nd, 1917 Letter from Major Horace S. Browntrout to Edith Roosevelt Dear Mrs. Roosevelt, Words cannot begin to convey the sense of tragedy and…
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July 21st, 1917 Transcript of the famous “Your Rough Ride is Over” speech given by President Woodrow Wilson at the Lincoln Memorial during the…
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July 20th, 1917 Military Cable from Forward Operating Post 19 to Gen Douglas Haig CHARLIE SECTOR DEVASTATED IN ARTILLERY BARRAGE. BRIEFING ROOM AND…
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July 4th, 1917 Letter from Lieutenant Theodore Roosevelt to his wife Edith, sent from an undisclosed location on the Western Front Dear Wifey-Poo, They…
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July 21st, 1917 Letter from Captain Branwell Browntrout to Major Horace S. Browntrout Understand in no uncertain terms that if you allow mother to join…
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