Wells Fargo Legendary Stagecoach Keeps Rolling

Wells Fargo Legendary Stagecoach Keeps Rolling

Wells, Fargo & Company has been a leader in banking, mail delivery and passenger service since the days of the California Gold Rush. This is one of the few companies in the United States that has kept the same name since it began. It is frequently mentioned in books, television programs, and movies that are […]

Famine Ship Dunbrody Details Journey on Irish Coffin Ships

Famine Ship Dunbrody Details Journey on Irish Coffin Ships

This week marks the 168th anniversary of a British periodical’s announcement that potatoes in Ireland were infested with blight. On September 13, 1845, the Gardeners’ Chronicle printed the notice that they had stopped the press “to announce that the Potato Murrain has unequivocally declared itself in Ireland.” What followed was a nation filled with people […]