The United States is filled with amazing flea markets that you should visit to find amazing antique and vintage furniture, decor, clothing, and other treasures. Some of our favorite flea markets include ones in New York, Illinois, and Florida.
William Wallace Lincoln, 11-year-old son of Abraham and Mary, died at the White House on February 20, 1862. He apparently died of Typhus, contracted by contaminated water. Elizabeth Keckly, the former slave who designed Mrs. Lincoln's beautiful wardrobe, washed and dressed him. When the President gazed at him, he mourned, "My poor boy, he was too good for this earth. God has called him home..."
The seat of the U.S. Federal government, Washington D.C. sits on the Potomac River, sandwiched between Maryland and Virginia states. Sites like the U.S. Capitol, White House, Lincoln Memorial, and the Washington Monument put the city among the top-visited places in the United States.