Hail, Columbia! happy land! Hail, ye heroes! heaven-born band! Who fought and bled in Freedom’s cause. — Joseph Hopkinson Hero: A person of distinguished courage or ability, admired for his/her brave deeds and noble qualities. Patriot: A person who loves, supports, and defends his or her country and its interests with devotion. Heroes and patriots Read More ...
“When the last dutiful & humble petition from Congress received no other Answer than declaring us Rebels, and out of the King’s protection, I from that Moment look’d forward to a Revolution & Independence, as the only means of Salvation; and will risque the last Penny of my Fortune, & the last Drop of my Read More ...
“My patriotic heart beats red, white, and blue.” (Author unknown) Quote Categories: Constitution and Government Freedom and Liberty Patriotism and National Honor Constitution and Government That government is best which governs the least, because its people discipline themselves. — attributed to Thomas Jefferson, 3rd US President and Author of the Declaration of Independence, in line with his Read More ...
The Old West, often referred to as the Wild West, encompasses the period after the Civil War, the rest of the 1800s, and the early part of the 20th century up to 1912, when the last mainland states entered the Union.
The Declaration of Independence accused King George III of unleashing “merciless Indian Savages” against innocent men, women, and children. The image of ferocious warriors propelled into action by a tyrannical monarch fixed in memory and imagination the Indians‘ role in the American Revolution and justified their subsequent treatment. But, many Indian nations tried to stay out of the conflict, some sided with the Americans, and those who fought with the British were not the king’s pawns: they allied with the Crown as the best hope of protecting their homelands from the encroachments of American colonists and land speculators.
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Sequoyah was a famous and influential Cherokee Leader who is credited with inventing the Cherokee alphabet, bringing literacy to the Cherokee people and ensuring the tribes’ history wouldn’t be lost. It continues to be used today. Read More…
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Nature’s spirit stones are created by carving a variety of animal totem images and selected symbols into gemstones to unite the healing properties of the stones with the inherent power of these symbols. See our Totem Worry Stones HERE.
Jackalopes of Wyoming
For those who believe, the jackalope is said to be an antlered species of rabbit, sometimes rumored to be extinct. Whether the jackalope actually exists or is simply a hoax popularized by a Douglas, Wyoming resident in 1939, is still debated today. Decide for yourself HERE.
Venture into the unknown with our Legends, Ghosts, Myths & Mysteries.
Off Beat Roadside Attractions, Trivia, & More
Roadside stops, strange statues, larger than life items, gimmicky signs, quirky architecture — popping up along America’s roads and highways, often bring drivers to a screeching halt, a quick turn around, or, at the very least, an expletive — “what in the hell was that?” Adventure into the Quirky HERE.
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Dave & Kathy Alexander.
Legends of America is comprised of just the two of us — Dave & Kathy, who have a love of history, travel, and a desire to share it with the world! We have several others who have contributed along the way and always welcome more.
Though we are a small Mom & Pop “shop”, we have decades of customer service & business experience between the two of us — in both large and small organizations. With an entrepreneurial dream, we launched Legends of America in 2003.
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