Abraham Lincoln's Gettysburg Address is one of the most famous speeches ever given. Would we remember it if it had been shorter?... or longer??
A full list of the countries the USA has bombed, to include UN bombings that were primarily backed by the USA. Showing that the USA thinks bombing is horrible, unless they are the ones doing it.
This hub chronicles details of a young woman's life in the 1890s who lived in Brookline, Massachusetts. A number of women in my family had kept journals (which have been well preserved), and this hub reflects the life and times of my great-great aunt, Eliza, who was born in 1876. These journal...
Did the images of African Americans in contemporary literature originate in the anti-slavery newspaper The Liberator by William Lloyd Garrison?
All the Notes for Give me Liberty! An American History by Eric Foner Chapter 13. Almost the entire book is included. Your welcome.
A true tale of murder in the vast, and mysterious, Okefenokee Swamp located in southeastern Georgia. Its harsh environment invited not only hardy settlers, but those seeking asylum from the law.
History comes alive in this story of a relatively unknown man as he races on horseback to Philadelphia and the vote for independence. The unity of the colonies depends on his 80 mile, overnight, ride.
It was 150 years ago that the Civil War ravaged the United States. One particularly dark memory is the thousands that died at Andersonville Prison. These photos show it as it is today.
The life of Anne Sullivan Macy is perhaps even more inspiring than that of Helen Keller, for whom she was a lifelong teacher. Anne overcame nearly insurmountable odds to triumph and succeed in a way that few from such backgrounds have been able to.
The topic of this term paper is World War II and the US economy. This paper will expand on how World War II changed the contours of the nation’s economy. It will begin by evaluating the nation’s economy prior to the war and how the Great...