Arizona and the Great Depression
From bank failures to New Deal projects, learn more about how Arizona fared during the Great Depression by reading our blog.
How the Industrial Revolution Helped Forge a Path for Science Fiction
The Industrial Revolution had a significant influence on literature and what we now call science fiction. Learn more about it here.
During a brief period of time in the early 1900s, people could mail their children to see grandma and grandpa via parcel post. Really! Learn more about it by reading our blog.
It’s About Time
Arizona is one of two states that doesn't observe Daylight Savings Time, but how did we get this way? Read our blog to find out.
Tricks Before Treats: How Victorian Mayhem Gave Us Our Modern Halloween
Learn the history of Halloween tricks and treats by reading our latest blog article.
Science & Science Fiction
The first known story about space travel dates back over 2,000 years. Find out more about the history of science and science fiction by reading our blog.
During the late 1800s, the US had a roller skating craze, and rinks were built all over the country, including in Arizona. Find out more by reading our blog.
Arizona at War – World War I
America supported the war effort during World War I with war work, Liberty Bonds, and self-sacrifice. Learn more by reading our blog.
People were exploring electricity in nature as early as 600 BCE. Learn about electrical discoveries and inventions throughout history by reading our blog.