An 1884 notebook in which Mark Twain, “toying with the notion of a physician trying to write a play,” experimented with several hilarious character names. // A Peek Inside the Notebooks of Famous Authors, Artists and Visionaries
Contents of Boston Time Capsule Buried by Samuel Adams and Paul Revere Unveiled: Boston MFA conservator Pam Hatchfield holding an engraved silver plate from the time capsule, which is thought to be the work of Paul Revere.
Archivists help uncover the truth - Two math-notebook pages recently authenticated as belonging to Abraham Lincoln suggest the president, who was known to downplay his formal education, may have spent more time in school than usually thought.
"Worship of God Through Service to Mankind." A national treasure, Meharry Medical College is the oldest, private historically black medical school in the country. Founded in 1876 as the medical department of Central Tennessee College, Meharry became an independent Medical College in 1915. The School of Pharmacy which closed in 1938, and the School of Nursing which closed in 1962.
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The story of Alice Herz-Sommer, a Jewish pianist from Prague who was at her death the world's oldest Holocaust survivor. In the documentary, she discusses the importance of music, laughter and an optimistic outlook on life. Herz (1903–2014) died at her home in Belsize Park, London, aged 110. Author: Caroline Stoessinger