Mickey Mouse is coming to Florida

Orlando, Florida, November 16, 1965: There have been rampant rumors for weeks surrounding who has bought over 27,000 acres of land around Buena Vista over the past several years. Some speculated McDonnell-Douglas. Others speculated Ford Motors. It … [Continue reading]

A prince in Africa, a slave in America

Natchez, MS, Sept. 15, 1829:  The widely known, controversial Natchez, Mississippi, slave named Ibrahima, who was an actual African prince and who was freed this past January, tragically died of natural causes, in July, on the coast of Guinea before … [Continue reading]