Hong Kong’s Clock Tower

By Phineas Upham For a long time, the clock tower at Tsim Sha Tsui sat unfinished with no hope for completion while the residents of Hong Kong went about their daily lives. It was 1913, and World War I had unleashed destruction at nearly every corner of the world. Almost …

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History of gelato

Written by Gelato Products For centuries, people living in hot regions of the world have made efforts to create cold treats that …

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Construction of the Erie Canal

By Samuel Phineas Upham The Erie Canal was an important part of New York history and city infrastructure that would have lasting …

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NASDAQ: The New Face in Town

By Samuel Phineas Upham For the first two centuries of its existence, the New York Stock Exchange faced no real domestic competition. …