If history were taught in the form of stories, it would never be forgotten.
~ Rudyard Kipling
The more you know about the past, the better prepared you are for the future.
~ Theodore Roosevelt
To forget one's ancestors is to be a brook without a source, a tree without a root.
~ Chinese proverb
Life is but a little story, punctuated in the main with commas of our happiness and periods of our pain.
~ Edgar Selwyn
Stories have to be told or they die, and when they die, we can't remember who we are or why we're here.
~ Sue Monk Kidd
People are hungry for stories. It's part of our being.
~ Studs Terkel
In the end, only the stories survive.
~ Alexis M. Smith
We are not makers of history. We are made by history.
~ Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
Margie Creque 🌺 Family Story: True or Not? Have you ever been told a fascinating story about a member of […]Read More
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There’s a new book published in December 2017 about the US Virgin Islands! 📒 Special thanks to David and Priscilla […]Read More
Robert Amandus Johnson Our beloved friend, Bob Johnson wrote a fascinating account of the early history of the Virgin Islands […]Read More
Dr. Martin Luther King, courtesy of Minnesota Historical Society 📓 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. The year, 1968 was a […]Read More
Have you ever had a family member that made you laugh just to be in their presence? 😊 For me, […]Read More
Before Hurricane Damage The Creque Marine Railway is a special, historic property that first became a part of our family’s […]Read More
Here’s a new book set in the tiny island of our ancestors, Anegada. 📘 Thanks to Sophie Schiller, author of Transfer […]Read More
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