The Washington Monument - Baltimore

This is "The Washington Monument" in Baltimore, Maryland. It was the first architectural monument planned to honor George Washington, and is the oldest surviving such monument.
Designed by Robert Mills in 1815 and was completed by 1829.
Height: 178 feet (54 m)

How Canada Promoted Swedish Immigration

Scandinavians were seeking a new life and Canada needed millions of new immigrant settlers . Nordic peoples were highly desired, skilled ...