Fires were nothing out of the ordinary on Cleveland’s Cuyahoga River in the 1960s. The city was still a manufacturing hub and the river, which empties into Lake Erie, had long been a dumping place for sewage and industrial waste. But on June 22, 1969, …
During the siege of Vicksburg, Union troops started calling the town this.
The Pilgrim’s colony was supposed to be near this modern city, not where they finally settled.
German Type XXI U-boats used this kind of propulsion system.