Tag Archives: History

Happy Siblings Day! Did You Know the History and Significance of the Day That Celebrates the Bond of Brothers and Sisters?

Siblings Day (Photo Credits: Unsplash, Pexels) While there is Mothers’ Day, Fathers’ Day and Valentine’s Day to celebrate all the important relationships in the world, we also have siblings Day that is observed on April 10 every year in certain parts of the United States honouring the sibling relationships. And why not? Siblings form an… Read More »

A Brief History of the Amish Culture

The Amish, sometimes known as Mennonites, are well known for living simple lives, dressing plainly, and their refusal to become dependent on most of the conveniences of modern life that we all take for granted. The history of the Amish can be traced back to it’s founding in 1693 in Switzerland by a man named… Read More »

Gardner’s Art through the Ages: A Global History

Author and award-winning scholar-professor Fred Kleiner continues to set the standard for art history textbooks, combining impeccable and authoritative scholarship with an engaging approach that discusses the most significant artworks and monuments in their full historical and cultural contexts. The most widely read and respected history of art and architecture in the English language for… Read More »