WTK Teen Hannah visits the Historical Carnton Plantation, Franklin, TN

Carnton Plantation This month I had the opportunity to visit the historical home called the Carnton house in Franklin, Tennessee. The Carnton Plantation was built in 1826 and was used as a hospital during the civil war. It was built by Randal and Sarah McGavock. Their plantation consisted of 1,420 acres. During this [...]

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THE ORIGIN OF ARRR! We The Kids  "FAVORITE PIRATE" Master William Mayhem, aka Capt William The Pirate The archetypal pirate grunt "Arrr! (alternatively "Yarrr!" and "Arg!") is widely attributed to actor Robert Newton, who portrayed Long John Silver in Disney's Treasure Island (1950); the Australian film, Long John Silver (1954); and Blackbeard (1952), though the [...]

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