- Watercolor Art History
The history of watercolor art is first documented in early cave dwelling paintings, but modern watercolor painting techniques emerged during the 15th century with the landscape paintings of Albrecht Durer.
- Art History at Loggia
Explores the history of art with information about artists, styles, and periods. Includes resources and reference materials about art history, searchable database, and forums.
- Acoustic Guitar History
The acoustic guitar is a popular stringed instrument that has been used for centuries to play different types of music. Learn all about the history of the acoustic guitar.
- History of Bowling
Bowling is a sport whose origins can be traced back about 4,000 years to Rome and Greece. Learn more about this popular sport with a guide to the history of bowling.
- Caribbean History
Learn about the rich history of the Caribbean and find guides for planning a relaxing getaway to some of the most popular vacation destinations within the islands.
- Discount Store History
This website details the history of department stores, including several key figures in discount retailing and information about retailing today.
- History of Australia
Aboriginal people first migrated to the continent of Australia more than 4,000 years ago from Asia. Learn more with this guide to the history and culture of Australia.
- History of Europe
Europe is one of the most diverse continents in the world, comprising more than 40 languages and 40 countries, each with their own unique culture and history.
- History of North America
The first people to come to the North American continent crossed the Bering Sea from Asia. Visit this North American history and culture overview to learn more about North America.
- History of Cartography
Cartography is the art and science of making maps. Learn about the history of cartography and find helpful links to maps and directions.
- New England History
To learn about the history of the area of New England, read this informative website, which includes a history that dates back to 1000 AD.
- US Map History
This United States map site provides a history of the United States along with free printable outline, topographical, and road maps of the entire United States and regions within it.
- History of Cameras
Photography owes much to camera obscura, a medieval technology in which an outside image was displayed on to an inside wall or screen.
- History of Africa
The earliest African people relied on hunting, fishing, and gathering, until the first African civilization was first developed in Egypt, along the Nile River.
- History of Asia
Civilization was first noted in Asia about 6,000 years ago, when the Fertile Crescent area of the Middle East was initially settled and agriculture was introduced to the continent.
- History of South America
South America was initially settled by Asians who crossed the Bering Strait approximately 4,000 to 5,000 years ago. They migrated southwards, reaching South America via the Isthmus of Panama.
- Chess History
Chess is a board game which involves skill and is played with various pieces on a checkered board. Learn more about the popular game of chess and its rules.
- Toy History
Two of the most popular toys carved in Germany, back in the early days of the toy industry - Noah's Arks and Christmas villages - are still collected today.
- History of Modular Homes
Modular homes are often popular for their cost-effectiveness. Learn about the history of modular homes and modular home building.
- History of Musical Keyboards
Keyboards are popular musical instruments that are easy to play. Learn about the history of musical keyboards and find links to music keyboard suppliers.
- Recumbent Bicycle History
Recumbent bicycles allow the rider to sit in a reclined position instead of erect while pedaling. Learn about the history of recumbent bikes and find links to manufacturers and dealers.
- History of Ocean Surfing
Learn all about the history of surfing, and find links to surfing museums dedicated to the sport. You will also find helpful links to surf board and equipment manufacturers on the east and west coasts.
- Art History Introduction
Offers an introduction to visual art history. Read about art movements, read famous artist's biographies, browse online art galleries, and find major art museums.
- Mother of All Art and Art History Links Pages
Produced at the University of Michigan. This site is an extensive listing of art history departments, research resources, online art, fine arts schools, art museums, and more.
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- Retracing the steps of the Apollo 11 crew the morning they made history
"CBS This Morning" behind the scenes to see what the Apollo 11 crew did in the hours before they blasted off for the moon 50 years ago. Tony Dokoupil shows us everything from where they suited up, to what they ate for breakfast.
CBS News. Tuesday, 16 Jul 2019 08:58:31 -0400.
- A look back at the history made by Apollo 11
Crowds are gathering at Kennedy Space Center to mark the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 launch, the mission to put the first people on the moon. ...
CBS News. Tuesday, 16 Jul 2019 08:25:52 -0400.
- Will Mallinckrodt (MNK) Beat Estimates Again in Its Next Earnings Report?
Mallinckrodt (MNK) has an impressive earnings surprise history and currently possesses the right combination of the two key ingredients for a likely beat in its next quarterly report.
Zacks Equity Research. Zacks. Monday, 15 Jul 2019 14:10:14 GMT.
- Best Biographies Of All Time: 8 Essential Reads
Essential biographies about business, history and pop culture with life lessons for all readers.
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- Founder Of African American History Museum Discovered Dead In Car Trunk
Sadie Roberts-Joseph was a prominent civil rights activist and community leader in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. She founded the city's African American History Museum in 2001.
Shannon Van Sant. NPR. Sunday, 14 Jul 2019 15:02:18 -0400.
- African American museum founder discovered dead in car trunk
A 75-year-old Louisiana woman who founded an African American history museum was discovered dead in the trunk of a car.
Ap. ABC News. Sunday, 14 Jul 2019 15:03:23 +0000.
- Film airing on PBS recalls city's dark deportation history
BISBEE, Ariz. (AP) - The darkest, most violent chapter in the history of Bisbee was an open secret for decades in the funky old Arizona copper town 7 miles (11 kilometers) north of the U.S.-Mexico border. ...
Anita Snow. Washington Times. Saturday, 13 Jul 2019 12:14:47 -0400.