When Waite Phillips donated the land that became Philmont Scout Ranch, the total properties were valued in excess of $5 million. Adjusted for inflation, that’s
“Who wouldn’t like to do Exploring in this pleasant fashion,” Scouting editors wrote in describing the April 1959 cover seen at right. “It’s a
Five score and four years ago today, the Boy Scouts of America was born. Yes, the nation’s top youth-serving organization was incorporated on this date in 1910. A
They store and catalog more than a half-million precious pieces of Scouting history. They handle 200 requests a month from individuals wanting their Boy Scout artifacts
“A boy is naturally full of humor,” Scouting founder Baden-Powell once said. So it’s completely appropriate for us to share a good-natured laugh about
Not that wacky fundraising ideas are a bad thing, of course. Fundraisers are a necessary part of any Scout unit.
Follow Me, Boys! is Disney's tribute to the Boy Scouts of America, and nearly five decades after its release, it's still one of the best BSA-related films.
Today’s about remembering the life of John F. Kennedy, but it’s impossible to do so without mentioning Lee Harvey Oswald. Kennedy was the first president to have
When he was 12 years old, John F. Kennedy asked for a raise. The year was 1929, and Kennedy was a new member of Troop 2 in Bronxville, N.Y. Now that he had reached Scout
At Boy Scout camps in the year 2000, milk doesn’t spoil, knots are rarely used and backpacks have been replaced by rockets that deliver camping gear in “near-zero