Daily Archives: Jul 17, 2012

U.S. mail carrier in 1903video

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6dsp2e9Cu4I Here is film that I came across in the Library of Congress' archives. It was shot on August 8th, 1903 in rural Washington, D.C. and is completely fascinat...

Runaway horse and carriage

Here's a crazy one for you. This is an article in the Washington Post from January 29th, 1897. A peculiar accident happened at the state reception at the White House last night, which will no dou...