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Hartleyhenge, Chapel Hill – North Carolina Thursdays June 13, 2019

I saw this on Candid Slice, http://www.candidslice.com/stonehenge-of-north-carolina-mystic-circle-in-chapel-hill/, and decided it was a good North Carolina Thursdays post for June 13, 2019. It’s listed as Hartleyhenge on some sites and other sites simply call it North Carolina’s Stonehenge. Others call it … Continue reading

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Evel Knievel Musuem, Topeka, Kansas – Kansas Tuesdays June 11, 2019

Here is this week’s Kansas Tuesdays post for June 11, 2019 – Evel Knievel Museum, Topeka, Kansas. I saw it on Roadside America – https://www.roadsideamerica.com/story/57313. Official Website: http://evelknievelmuseum.com/  Location PHONE: 785.215.6205 LOCATION: 2047 SW Topeka Blvd, Topeka, KS 66612 ALWAYS CALL AHEAD to … Continue reading

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National Park Service (NPS) Passport Stamps

I was not familiar with this program – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/National_Park_Passport_Stamps (see also – https://www.eparks.com/store/content/923/Mobile-App/ – mobile apps for Apple and Android devices) offered by a nonprofit – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eastern_National see also http://easternnational.org/, that partners with the National Park Service (NPS) – . I … Continue reading

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Seashell Gas Station, Winston-Salem – North Carolina Thursdays June 6, 2019

I found this on Roadside America yesterday Seashell Gas Station Winston-Salem – https://www.roadsideamerica.com/story/11631.I chose it as this week’s North Carolina Thursdays post. Official Website: https://www.presnc.org/ (group that restored the station and used it as an office until 2011 – http://www.cityofws.org/Portals/0/pdf/Planning/HRC/Local_Landmarks/LHL_Sheets/92_ShellServiceStation.pdfContinue reading

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Fort Wallace Museum, Wallace, Kansas – Kansas Tuesdays June 4, 2019

I looked at a few of the links below for this week’s Kansas Tuesdays post and decided on an item from Kansas Living Magazine that I saw last week –Fort Wallace Museum (Wallace, Kansas): https://kansaslivingmagazine.com/attraction/fort-wallace-museum. While most of Kansas is … Continue reading

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Airborne & Special Operations Museum, Fayetteville – North Carolina Thursdays May 30, 2019

As Monday was Memorial Day, I thought this week’s North Carolina Thursdays post should be military related. This is a different museum from last week’s museum – 82nd Airborne War Memorial Museum, Fort Bragg – North Carolina Thursdays May 23, … Continue reading

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Big Idaho Potato Hotel, Orchard, Idaho – Weirdness Wednesdays May 29, 2019

I saw this a few times on Roadside America – Big Idaho Potato Hotel, Orchard, Idaho – Weirdness Wednesdays May 29, 2019: https://www.roadsideamerica.com/story/64724. Airbnb Website: https://www.airbnb.com/rooms/32011367 Atlas Obscura: https://www.atlasobscura.com/places/big-idaho-potato-hotel Facebook (website or blog page): https://www.facebook.com/search/top/?q=Big%20Idaho%20Potato%20Hotel&epa=SEARCH_BOX Flickr: https://www.flickr.com/search/?text=Big%20Idaho%20Potato%20Hotel (no listing located, … Continue reading

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Oz Museum, Wamego, Kansas – Kansas Tuesdays May 28, 2019

Since I found the Dorothy’s House and the Land of Oz on Rural Kansas website, I noticed they also had an Oz Museum in Wamego, Kansas – http://www.getruralkansas.org/Wamego/186Explore/946.shtml Official Website: https://ozmuseum.com/  Location Address: 511 Lincoln St. Wamego, KS 66547 Telephone … Continue reading

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82nd Airborne War Memorial Museum, Fort Bragg – North Carolina Thursdays May 23, 2019

As Memorial Day week-end is approaching in the U. S., I thought this would be an appropriate North Carolina Thursdays post. I saw it on Visit NC – 82nd Airborne War Memorial Museum, Fort Bragg – North Carolina Thursdays May … Continue reading

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Apple Water Tower, Jackson, Ohio – Weirdness Wednesdays May 22, 2019

I mentioned in a recent post about how some of my ancestors had a connection to Ohio – Preserving Pennsylvania’s oldest historical documents – witf. I decided to check Roadside America to see if there were any unusual items listed … Continue reading

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