All posts tagged "Tampa Bay Lightning"

  • Preview Professor: Sactown

    This week in California history, Sacramento was designated the state capital on 25 February 1854. After gold was discovered in 1848, ambitious surveyors, miners, and settlers...

  • Preview Professor: Japanese Internment

    This week in California history, President Roosevelt signed Executive Order 9066 on 19 February 1942, giving the secretary of war the sweeping powers to detain...

  • Preview Professor: The Aviator

    On this day in 1937 in California history, millionaire aviator Howard Hughes broke the landplane distance speed record when he piloted his aircraft, the Winged...

  • Preview Professor: Gold, Frankincense & Muir

      This week in California history, naturalist and preservationist John Muir passed away in Los Angeles on Christmas Eve in 1914. Born in Scotland in...