Young Women Homesteaders and The Promise Of The West – Letters To Home

In today’s post I will be sharing some letters from women homesteaders in the United States at the beginning of the 1900s. The Homestead Act allowed adults to work land out west in order to own it after a period of time. Their stories are inspiring and enlightening.

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Moment In Tudor History | Anne Of Cleves Unbelievably Gracious Letter To Henry VIII

Anne of Cleves was the fourth wife of King Henry VIII for a very short time. The marriage was annulled after he had qualms about marrying the lady after their first meeting. The wedding took place on the morning of January 6, 1540 only to be dissolved by summer.

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