Archive for June, 2020

State Albums: Maine

Jun 19 2020 Published by under State Albums

We Find Solitude in Maine

  1. A Field Recording from the Great North Woods
  2. We Were Here First (Portland, Maine)
  3. The Declaration of Conscience
  4. West Quoddy Head, the Easternmost Place in the United States
  5. Down Away
  6. The Jackson Laboratory, Birthplace of 3,000,000 Mice a Year
  7. Old Razor-shins
  8. Lobster, Blueberries, and Maple Syrup
  9. A Brief Stop at the Sand Museum on the Way to Summer Camp
  10. A Salute to Our Colleagues at the University of Maine-Presque Isle
  11. The Seaside Inn, Est. 1667
  12. Solitude in Service, the Lighthouse Forever
  13. The Independent’s Haven, or, I Voted for Ross Perot! Twice!
  14. The Oakhurst Dairy Learns the Usefulness of the Oxford Comma
  15. An Imagined Conversation between Richard Blanco and Steven King about Edna St. Vincent Millay
  16. Pine

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State Albums: Delaware

Jun 12 2020 Published by under State Albums

Delaware: F1RST  

  1. Mrs. Mollie Brown-Rust and Her 2nd Grade Students Petition on Behalf of the Ladybug 
  2. 1209 North Orange Street, or, More Corporations Than People 
  3. The People that Kevlar Saved 
  4. Du Ponts, Lots of Them 
  5. New Sweden 
  6. Taking in Some Sun at Rehoboth Beach 
  7. Meeting a Lifelong Friend at a University of Delaware Summer Program 
  8. Miyagi Prefecture, Our Sister State 
  9. African Union First Colored Methodist Protestant Church and Connection 
  10. Trebuchets of the World Championship Punkin Chunkin Contest 
  11. Joe Biden 
  12. Dover Downs, where Cars and Horses Coexist Peacefully 
  13. The 2,541st Consecutive Game that William McGowan Umpired 
  14. The 80 Years of the Penn–Calvert Boundary Dispute 
  15. Can You Name All the Counties of Delaware? Yes, I Can! 
  16. Annie Jump Cannon Learns the Sky 

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State Albums: North Dakota

Jun 05 2020 Published by under State Albums

Carry On, North Dakota!

1. Sign Us In, Benjamin Harrison!

2. The Icelandic Festival

3. Talking to Your Grandma about Lawrence Welk

4. Lefse at the Lutheran Potluck

5. The Minot Symphony Orchestra Wills Itself an Audience

6. Robert Byrne Punches Out a Window to Save the State Constitution from a Conflagration, 1930

7. A Salute to Canola Oil

8. The North Dakota State Bison Go for Their 15th National Championship

9. At The Point Where Lewis and Clark Turned West, We Ponder Our Moments of Great Decision

10. A List of Things You Can Do in Wahpeton

11. Teddy Roosevelt, Did You Know Your Park is in North Dakota?

12. The Starvation Winter of 1886-1887

13. How the Fargoans feel about Fargo, Both the City and the Movie

14. The Three Votes Against the Creation of The North Dakota Democratic-Nonpartisan League Party

15. Roughnecks Longing for their Distant Families while in the Bakken

16. Roger Maris’ Tombstone

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