holiday Archive

  • Kiritimati (Christmas) Island: Earliest New Year's celebration on Earth. Kiritimati (Christmas) Island (1785) Dates: 1785, 1814 Authors: Playfair, Bligh Dwnld: 01 || 02 Source:

    Kiritimati, first to ring in the New Year – 2012

    Kiritimati (Christmas) Island: Earliest New Year's celebration on Earth. Kiritimati (Christmas) Island (1785) Dates: 1785, 1814 Authors: Playfair, Bligh Dwnld: 01 || 02 Source:
  • Des Barres' chart of Plymouth Bay (1770s) Des Barres' chart of Plymouth Bay (1770s) Date: 1770s Author: Joseph Des Barres Dwnld: Full Size (6.5mb) Source: Library of Congress Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map isn't part of any series, but we have other maps of Massachusetts that you might want to check out. Happy U.S. Thanksgiving, folks. Here's a map of Plymouth Bay [gmap]; notable...

    Happy Thanksgiving – Plymouth Bay (1770s)

    Des Barres' chart of Plymouth Bay (1770s) Des Barres' chart of Plymouth Bay (1770s) Date: 1770s Author: Joseph Des Barres Dwnld: Full Size (6.5mb) Source: Library of Congress Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map isn't part of any series, but we have other maps of Massachusetts that you might want to check out. Happy U.S. Thanksgiving, folks. Here's a map of Plymouth Bay [gmap]; notable...