Our goal here at Vintage American Ways is to provide you with excellent content that will interest you and make you think.
We are deep into a fascinating journey through the Youth’s Companions from more than 100 years ago, finding a treasure trove of Americana that has not been digitized, categorized, and made available to the general public. Yet.
As we scour the material, we are struck by the consistent parallels with current challenges our country faces today, and we believe that there is much to be learned from looking back to examine our shared history.
And we believe that it is time for a reasoned and civil dialogue, sharing America’s values with America’s future.
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Pledge of Allegiance
Think you know the history of the American Pledge of Allegiance? Have you heard what Bellamy was thinking when he wrote the Pledge?
Ever heard the story behind Bellamy’s choice of words? Do you know what changes were made after Bellamy penned the Pledge of Allegiance?
History of American Values
Where did these six values come from? How was our system of government constructed so these values would flourish? How do they work together to form the cultural engine that creates “Americans” from so many different cultures?