We had to take our 16-year-old Belgian guest to the library and museum of the most famous US President from Missouri.  (Nevermind that he is the only President from Missouri!)  Having mostly studied World War II from a European perspective, I think she enjoyed learning about his role in World War II and how the experience differed […]

At the east end of the Great Overland Station, a state-of-the-art Union Pacific passenger station when it opened back in 1927, is a Railroad Park which includes several historic Santa Fe rail cars.  The one pictured below caught my eye — particularly the balcony — and immediately conjured up an iconic image of Harry S. […]