Month: June 2015

History of a historical marker.

This is a little-known monument about a mile south of Moscow, commemorating the first recorded history of the Moscow area by Isaac I. Stevens, governor of the then-territory of Washington, who explored this area 160 years ago today. The Worthwhile Club, noted on the monument, was a women's social club dedicated to community improvement. They … Continue reading History of a historical marker.

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The Conspiraski Theory (1998)

The majority of Freberg's recordings were made between 1951 and 1961, after which he focused more on work in advertising, but there are a few later outliers such as "The Conspiraski Theory" (1998). It's a rare chance to hear Freberg's take on events of the 1990s rather than the 1950s. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PSIlWUrG0-Y