Rambow V

According to Wikipedia, there have been five Rambo movies.  The main character in each of these movies is John Rambo, a Viet Nam veteran with special forces experience.  These movies are full of action.  I titled today’s story as Rambow V because it was on this day that another John Rambow was born in Altenburg, … More Rambow V

A Capital Wedding

Two brothers, both shoemakers, were part of the Gesellschaft that came to America in 1838-1839.  They were the Richter brothers from Kolkau, Germany.  They came to America aboard the Copernicus. Here we see these two brothers shown on the passenger list of that ship.  You can find Kolkau on the map below.  It is one of the … More A Capital Wedding