'The Battle Hymn of the Republic'
- Julia Ward Howe wrote the lyrics to “The Battle Hymn of the Republic" after visiting a Union Army Camp on the Potomac River near Washington D.C. in December of 1861. Her ancestors were famous during The American Revolutionary War.
I learned the words to this song in elementary school. I learned to play it on the piano at my grandma's. The United States has changed so much I believe I would be chastised for asking a student to learn it now.
by dishyum6 years ago
# The Sun is 330,000 times larger than the Earth.# The moons of all other planets in the solar system are named after Greek gods, except for those of Uranus, which are named after Shakespearean characters.Got more?
by Glen6 years ago
Ryan Kett posted a link on another thread, but I thought I'd highlight a few points in a thread all its own.Here's four interesting facts about HubPages:- We have the largest collection of poets online.- We have plans...
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