A Trip to Yorktown

A Trip to Yorktown

Hey little buddies, I want to tell you all about where Miss Marilyn (my wife) and I went recently. We made a trip to Yorktown, VA which is about 3 hours from our home. Yorktown is credited for being the final battle of the War of Independence. This is where Cornwallis...
Nancy Hart – One Tough Mama – Video

Nancy Hart – One Tough Mama – Video

Hey, Mom! It’s Uncle Rick. Do your kids know the amazing true story of Revolutionary heroine Nancy Hart? This tough colonial woman protected her children from five marauding Tories-and captured them single-handedly! Enjoy this short video from Uncle Rick with...

Eric Liddell – Flying Scotchman

He was known as “The Flying Scotchman.” His name was Eric Liddell and he became world famous in the 1924 Olympics. Many years later, a movie was made telling the story of that great event and the times leading up to it. Liddell’s name traveled around...
Who was John Peter Gabriel Muhlenberg?

Who was John Peter Gabriel Muhlenberg?

Hey Little Buddies! Who was John Peter Gabriel Muhlenberg? John Peter Gabriel Muhlenberg was a Lutheran pastor when the Revolutionary War began. He had much earlier made up his mind that if war came, he would throw in his lot with the Americans over the British. On...
Hand of Providence at Dorchester Heights

Hand of Providence at Dorchester Heights

Hand of Providence at Dorchester Heights a history story with uncle rick On the night of March 4, the batteries opened up again. While they distracted the enemy, 2,000 American troops marched up Dorchester Heights hauling cannons and equipment. They placed hay bales...

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