Private soldiering at the beginning of the Revolutionary War was just that; private. How many people in this present generation would know this. Enjoy this week’s REDMOND’S REVIEW. PRIVATE SOLDIERS UNDER GEORGE WASHINGTON The Private Soldier Under Washington, Charles K. Bolton, 1902. As we have just celebrated the anniversary of the birth of the great… Continue reading PRIVATE SOLDIER UNDER WASHINGTON
Sequoia National Park, located just 45 miles east of Visalia, California provides a multitude of attractions. Today’s article is about the trip to Moro Rock. We traveled to Sequoia National Park on a perfect day in the central valley of California. In early November, temperatures dip into the low to mid 40’s during the night… Continue reading SEQUOIA NATIONAL PARK – MORO ROCK
MUMMIES AND ANCIENT EGYPTIAN ARTIFACTS FOUND IN GRAND CANYON? It was on April 5, 1909, when the discovery of Egyptian artifacts and mummies found in the Grand Canyon were released to the public. G.E. Kinkaid, an explorer, and S.A. Jordan, who worked for the Smithsonian Institute described their experience and findings to the world. The… Continue reading MUMMIES AND ANCIENT EGYPTIAN ARTIFACTS FOUND IN GRAND CANYON?
CHINA ISLAND BUILDING China is in the process of building its own islands and bases in the South China Sea. This is an ongoing progression of establishing a permanent presence in a shipping lane where around one-third of maritime shipping passes each year. While being in the news spotlight in the past week, China’s activity… Continue reading CHINA ISLAND BUILDING