Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Postcard Traveler Vlog Practice 22118

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dZ7S5mDEDdU&feature=youtu.be


Stop 37A New Hampshire Rockingham County Portsmouth John Paul Jones House


STOP 37
ROCKINGHAM COUNTY
NEW HAMPSHIRE
COUNTY SEAT: BRENTWOOD
ONE OF FIVE ORIGINAL NH COUNTIES
POPULATION: 301,777
695 SQUARE MILES
POINTS OF INTEREST: DERRY HOME OF ROBERT FROST, HAMPTON BEACH, SEABROOK NUCLEAR POWER PLANT, AND CANOBIE LAKE PARK.


STOP 37A
THE JOHN PAUL JONES HOUSE
PORTSMOUTH NH
ROCKINGHAM COUNTY

Monday, February 19, 2018

Stop 81A Pennsylvania Allegheny County McKeesport


Stop 81A
Allegheny County
Pennsylvania
 

Population 2016: 1,225,365
County Seat: Pittsburgh
Founded 1788
Area: 745 square miles
Points of interest: Fort Pitt Museum, Pittsburgh, Heinz Memorial Chapel, Carnegie Museum of Art, Bayernhof Music Museum


Glassport Dravosburg Bridge


Sunday, February 18, 2018

Stop 42A Nebraska Kearney County Minden County Pioneer Village Harold Warp



Postcard Traveler All U.S. Counties Trip Stop 42A
Kearney County
Nebraska
County Seat: Minden
This county was formed in 1860 .
It was named after Fort Kearney that was named after Brigade General Stephen W. Kearney
Square Miles: 515.99
Home of Harold Warp 
Minden is known as Nebraska's "Christmas City"
with over  12000 bulbs at courthouse square.







Friday, February 16, 2018

Stop #80AB Illinois Cook County Chicago





Stop 80A
Cook County
Illinois
Chicago is in two counties
Cook County is the second most populous county in the U.S. after L.A. Calif.
Its population in 2015: 5,238,216
More than 40% of all Illinois residents live in Cook County.
This county was founded Jan 15 1831
Its area: 1635 square miles.
Points of Interest: Fort Dearborn, McDonald's #1 Store Museum, Dearborn Observatory, Toyota Park, and Brookfield Zoo..

STOP 80B
Same museum and showing Zephyr and German Submarine on permanent exposition outside museum.

Thursday, February 15, 2018

Stop #40AB Rhode Island Newport County


NEWPORT COUNTY
Created in 1703.
No longer has any governmental functions.
One of 2 original counties.
314 square miles.
Consists of islands and part of the mainland.


Stop 40A
Jamestown

Saturday, February 10, 2018

STOP 46A WASHINGTON PIERCE COUNTY MOUNT RAINIER NATIONAL PARK



PIERCE COUNTY
WASHINGTON 
STOP 46A
2nd most populous county in Washington
Tacoma is the largest city in this county and is its county seat.
This county was named for the U.S. president Franklin Pierce.
This county is home to Mount Rainier 14,410 ft., the tallest mountain and volcano in the Cascade Range.
Area: 1806 square miles.