Tag Archives: Museums

Mississippi Armed Forces Museum, Camp Shelby – Mississippi Mondays November 11, 2019

I am taking a detour south in (as I was headed north and was about halfway up Mississippi) for this week’s Mississippi Mondays post. In honor of Veterans Day, I chose Mississippi Armed Forces Museum, Camp Shelby which I saw … Continue reading

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Naval Legends: Submarine U-995 | World of Warships – YouTube Video

I saw this recently on YouTube – Naval Legends: Submarine U-995 | World of Warships – YouTube Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_qM7lRESDlg (around 24:56 minutes long). Wikipedia – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/German_submarine_U-995  

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Camp Clinton POW Camp, Clinton- Mississippi Mondays October 28, 2019

I saw this on the Mississippi Encyclopedia page – https://mississippiencyclopedia.org/entries/world-war-ii-prisoner-of-war-camps/, but I had seen it mentioned several times before as I researched POW camps in Mississippi. I want to thank Mike Allard of MDAH for making the entry. I previously … Continue reading

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9 Unusual Museums You Didn’t Know Existed | Unique Museums – YouTube Video

I saw this last night on YouTube – 9 Unusual Museums You Didn’t Know Existed | Unique Museums – YouTube Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b9_H7VYrZKQ (about 5:46 minutes long). Going to see how well the transcription did with getting the museum names right … Continue reading

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Futuro UFO House, Frisco – North Carolina Thursdays October 24, 2019

I am going back to Dare County – Futuro UFO House, Frisco. I re-blogged this post – North Carolina Outerbanks — Going the Edgar Mile, original post – https://bemeontheroad.wordpress.com/2019/10/19/north-carolina-outerbanks/ which mentions the Futuro House. I have been to Dare County with … Continue reading

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Greene County Museum, Leakesville – Mississippi Mondays October 21, 2019

I saw this on the Wikipedia link for Mississippi museums – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_museums_in_Mississippi. It had a footnote that led to a defunct link, but the Wayback Machine saved a copy – https://web.archive.org/web/20160304104734/https://visitmississippi.org/bookmarkables/show/24593. I chose it for this week’s Mississippi Mondays post. It … Continue reading

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Historic Cutter Faces Auctioneer’s Hammer — John’s Navy and other Maritime or Military News

USCGC Bramble By The Maritime Executive 2019-10-16 19:10:38 The vintage U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Bramble has been arrested in Mobile, Alabama, for unpaid bills and will be auctioned on the steps of Mobile courthouse on November 6 . The vessel … Continue reading

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Missiles and More Museum, Topsail Island – North Carolina Thursdays October 17, 2019

This one almost fell in my lap. I was looking at Burgaw, North Carolina since I was at the top of North Carolina for last week’s North Carolina Thursdays post. The town name Burgaw stuck in my mind as unusual. … Continue reading

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Dizzy Dean Rest Stop and Grave, Wiggins – Mississippi Mondays October 14, 2019

Updated to add cemetery links and remove some stuff I forgot to remove before it went live. This one took a while as I went through several counties and towns in those counties before settling on Dizzy Dean Rest Stop … Continue reading

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Reid’s Grove School, Gatesville – North Carolina Thursdays October 10, 2019

Since I was in western North Carolina last week and central/eastern North Carolina the week before, I decided to look north for this week’s North Carolina Thursdays post. As one of the North Carolina bloggers I follow has Gates as … Continue reading

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