The Sun Yat-sen Museum in George Town, Penang in Malaysia, chronicles the life of its namesake. Sun Yat-sen (1866 –1925) became the first president of post-Imperial China after leading the republican movement which overthrew the Qing Dynasty.The Sun Yat-sen Museum houses a collection of his personal belongings together with pictures and photographs of the man himself.
The term Classical Antiquity refers to a long period of European history extending from about the eighth century BC, with the emergence of Homer's Greek poetry, to the fall of the Western Roman Empire in the fifth century AD, more precisely in the year 476. At the heart of this epoch, which distinguishes it from earlier or later, are the cultural factors of its most striking civilizations, ancient Greece and Rome.
Amsterdam is located in Montgomery County, on the Mohawk River and the Erie Canal. The location is about 35 miles northwest of Albany.The first permanent settler was Albert Vedder, who began the community of Veddersburg in 1783 on the present site of Amsterdam. The residents chose the name Amsterdam in 1804 due to the fact that most of the early population descended from people who came from the Netherlands.