It’s finally time to announce the randonly chosen winner of our Potatriots contest! But first, a big thank you to the visitors who participated in our Potatriots activity–and a big thank-you to our staff and interns who put out those potatos, pipe cleaners, and historic backgrounds every day. We had lots of fun posting our Potatriots online [...]
Posted by Hilary on August 16, 2011, under - World War I, What's Cooking Wednesdays.
Tags: @discovercivwar, contest, Foundation for the NAtional Archives, National Archives Flickr, Potatriot, Twitter
We’ve all seen the commercials talking about sleep number beds, and we here at POH think RJ hit it on the nose. Apparently for this family, nine is their sleep number. As to what this cozy family is actually up to, they’re sleeping through the London Blitz, which happened 70 years ago this month. The [...]
Posted by Rob Crotty on September 16, 2010, under Photo Caption Contest.
Tags: american history, blog, contest, london blitz, NARA, national archives, National archives and records administration, odd history, Photo caption, Pieces of History, prologue blog, Prologue magazine, random history, rocket horse, weird photos, weird US history