Archive for 'History'
chabotkaleidoscope5652, originally uploaded by marymactavish. In Spanish, la querencia refers to a place on the ground where one feels secure, a place from which one’s strength of character is drawn…In Spain, querencia is most often used to describe the spot in a bullring where a wounded bull goes to gather himself, the place he returns […]
Philadelphia – Old City: Second Bank Portrait Gallery – George Washington, originally uploaded by wallyg. Like most Americans with an interest in the history of this nation, I have always been peripherally aware of the unique seat occupied by our first president. It was not until I watched a program on the History Channel last […]