In this episode, we venture into the tragic story of the 1902 volcanic eruption of Mount Pelée on the island of Martinique. Consul, Thomas Prentis
In this bonus holiday episode, we explore the consular life of Joel Roberts Poinsett, everyone’s favorite holiday historical figure.
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In this episode we continue our story of Mohammed Alexander Russell Webb from his decision to resign as an American consul to his inauguration as