Get your family interested in history! In this week's "Rock Solid History News Digest," learn about a long-lost stash of cash 💸, an eye-opening summer camp 👀, pirates in NJ 💰, a new kind of museum 🏢, and an underwater park 🤿. Click the "Sign Up" link to the right to get the full newsletter with upcoming events and day trip ideas.
New Jersey man discovers $2,000 cash from 1934 under his porch
By Emmett Jones for Fox News/ New York Post
First-of-its kind camp is teaching kids in New Jersey about the Underground Railroad
By Melanie Burney for Philadelphia Inquirer
The history of pirates in New Jersey
By Janet Redyke for Township Journal
Advocates seek to create a National Museum of Asian Pacific American History and Culture
By Hawaii Public Radio
Cyprus opens its first Underwater Archaeological Park at a 2,000-year-old ancient port
By Francesca Aton for ARTnews (photo below courtesy of Cyprus University of Technology, Photogrammetric Vision Lab)
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