The Rockfordian who changed history

Unless you’re a schoolkid or an archaeologist, you probably have never heard of James Henry Breasted—or at least, you’ve forgotten who he was and that’s a shame. It’s not a shame that you’ve forgotten, necessarily, but that his contributions to society are largely overlooked.

Check out the video below to find out what this famous Rockfordian discovered that changed the world:

(Follow Our City, Our Story or the City of Rockford's Vimeo page -where I found this- for more amazing videos)

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