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Article: Roy Chapman Andrews – a Real Life Indiana Jones


The link below is to an article that looks at the life of Roy Chapman Andrews.

For more visit:
http://mentalfloss.com/article/49186/roy-chapman-andrews-real-life-indiana-jones

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Today in History – 24 May 1830


Mary Had a Little Lamb is Published

OK, just a little trivial history for today perhaps – though I am sure that some people will see this as very interesting news. ‘Mary Had a Little Lamb,’ that is the nursery rhyme, was first published on this day in 1830 by publishers Marsh, Capen & Lyon. The nursery rhyme was written by Sarah Josepha Hale
and was apparently based on a real life situation.

For a book of poems for children by the author Sarah Hale, including Mary Had a Little Lamb –

Visit the Internet Archive at:
http://www.archive.org/details/poemsforourchild00haleiala

 


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Welcome to my new Blog ‘History for Today.’ Visit the ‘About’ page to find out the purpose of the Blog and what I’m about here. The first real post will be coming soon – I hope.


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