In this week's "Rock Solid History News Digest," learn about a museum fire 🔥😭, a rare & cute caboose 🚂, a cool canal 🌊, rediscovering a rich culture 🍵🏮, and an amazingly old find ⯅! Sign up at the button above to get the FULL weekly newsletter.
Fire under investigation at The Stone Museum; building structures destroyed
By Kathy Change for Centraljersey.com (photo courtesy of Sheena Chi on flickr)
Mahwah caboose is one of only two left of its kind. An effort is under way to repair it
By Marsha A. Stoltz for NorthJersey.com
This month in Wayne history—the Morris Canal opens!
By Chris Jenner & Tessa Payer, Wayne Museum, for TAP into Wayne
Archaeology illuminates Chinese businesses in Eugene, Oregon
By Lexie Briggs, University of Oregon, for Phys.org
Eagle-eyed boy finds 5,000-year-old arrowhead on Cork beach
By Eoin English for the Irish Examiner
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