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{16th-Century Spanish} Santa Elena fort found {on Parris Island, SC} after decades-long search 0 eppur_se_muova Jul 27 Jul 27 1 115
think about it 3 SheriffBob Jul 11 Jul 11 2 241
Was Mary Todd Lincoln Driven ‘Mad’ by a Vitamin Deficiency? 0 elleng Jul 11 Jul 11 0 192
This map predicted how Japan would attack the US during World War II 4 steve2470 May 2016 Jul 27 5 770
The Many U.S. Presidents Before George Washington. 4 Agnosticsherbet Apr 2016 May 2016 1 367
Newspaper Ads Show Freed Slaves’ Desperate Search for Lost Relatives 1 Baobab Apr 2016 Apr 2016 2 449
The Legacy of 1776: A Conversation with William Daniels and Lin-Manuel Miranda 2 elleng Mar 2016 Mar 2016 2 1326
Throwback Thursday: Dubuque obscenity debate draws national attention 1 47of74 Mar 2016 Mar 2016 2 503
February 25, 1870 First African American Senator 2 Agnosticsherbet Feb 2016 Mar 2016 1 536
Unpublished Black History 0 Agnosticsherbet Feb 2016 Feb 2016 4 679
You may be cool 1 rug Feb 2016 Feb 2016 1 218
I rarely do this, but I am going to recommend a book... Pls see : 2 dixiegrrrrl Feb 2016 Jul 27 6 695
Social Security: Summary of Major Changes in the Cash Benefits Program 1 Agnosticsherbet Nov 2015 Nov 2015 2 696
The U.S. Government Turned Away Thousands of Jewish Refugees, Fearing That They Were Nazi Spies 5 jakeXT Nov 2015 Feb 2016 2 433
Adams or Jefferson? (Poll) 4 ellisonz Oct 2015 Jul 24 0 582
Why the GOP is ideologically no longer the Party of Lincoln 1 Jnew28 Sep 2015 Oct 2015 0 1014
Blood done sign my name 0 struggle4progress Sep 2015 Sep 2015 1 257
Lynching in America: A documentary history 0 struggle4progress Sep 2015 Sep 2015 1 273
The Know-Nothing Party, the 1920s KKK, and elements of the Tea Party: historical parallels? 5 YoungDemCA Aug 2015 Mar 2016 5 1143
Murder and Mayhem: The War of Reconstruction in Texas 0 struggle4progress Aug 2015 Aug 2015 2 768
The Colfax Massacre 0 struggle4progress Aug 2015 Aug 2015 5 349
July 4th - It's Louis XVI we're celebrating with the tallship HERMIONE... 0 Surya Gayatri Jul 2015 Jul 2015 1 763
June 23, 1865: Last Confederate General in the field, Brig. Gen. Stan Watie, a Cherokee, surrenders… 0 Journeyman Jun 2015 Jun 2015 4 623
This message was self-deleted by its author 0 Sherman A1 Jun 2015 Jun 2015 1 338
February 9, 1825 "Corrupt Bargain": United States presidential election, 1824 0 steve2470 May 2015 May 2015 1 403
'She sails like a bird' ! - Replica French frigate to recreate Lafayette's voyage to US 6 Surya Gayatri Apr 2015 Apr 2015 4 1540
"Then there is nothing left for me to do but to go and see General Grant...." 2 mahatmakanejeeves Apr 2015 Apr 2015 2 529
TAFT CAUSES HOTEL DELUGE (caps in original at NY Times) 1 steve2470 Mar 2015 Apr 2015 1 727
Here someone posted a copy of the NY Times from 70 years ago. 0 rgbecker Mar 2015 Mar 2015 0 396
Why did the antebellum Northern factory owners not want to have slaves working in their factories? 2 raccoon Jan 2015 Feb 2015 1 1739
WTD... It's a great day to be a Duck 0 WheelWalker Jan 2015 Jan 2015 0 468
Which former President's crypt was robbed and the body lost to history? 2 Kaleva Nov 2014 Dec 2014 1 675
Ralph Lincoln 2 rug Nov 2014 Jul 24 2 519
How an African slave helped Boston fight smallpox 3 MADem Nov 2014 Nov 2014 3 837
General Jean Victor Marie Moreau 0 Kaleva Sep 2014 Sep 2014 0 700
Denver Students Walk Out In Protest Of Conservative Takeover Of Curriculum 1 jakeXT Sep 2014 Nov 2014 3 480
War of the Regulation (1765-1771 in NC and SC) 1 steve2470 Sep 2014 Sep 2014 4 572
A Rivalry of Cousins: Eleanor Roosevelt and Alice Roosevelt 4 no_hypocrisy Sep 2014 Aug 2015 3 796
80th Anniversary of the SS Morro Castle Disaster 0 Number9Dream Sep 2014 Sep 2014 0 501
The Preamble in other languages 1 47of74 Aug 2014 Dec 2014 0 512
Presidents wth no living direct descendants 5 Kaleva Aug 2014 Aug 2015 3 1672
While I'm not exactly wild about the DAR, having noticed an apparent preponderance 7 IrishAyes Aug 2014 Aug 2014 2 1016
Crowd of nearly 10,000 gathered at civil rights event in Lexington (KY) in 1867 1 theHandpuppet Jul 2014 Jul 2014 3 497
What are the best first person accounts of American fighting in WW2 ? 18 steve2470 Jun 2014 Aug 2014 0 1587
The day trip that devastated New York's Little Germany 2 theHandpuppet Jun 2014 Jun 2014 4 649
Grant and Sherman made plan at Burnet House that ended Civil War 0 theHandpuppet Jun 2014 Jun 2014 2 867
I had never heard of Reverend George Lee and Lamar Smith until today. 0 raccoon Jun 2014 Jun 2014 1 635
Ironic: Republican Horace Greeley may be said to have subsidized Karl Marx's 2 JDPriestly Jun 2014 Jul 2014 2 1317
Meritocracy vs Aristocracy in the time of the founders. (dropped in GD, cross posted here) 1 Ed Suspicious May 2014 May 2014 0 621
Questions about indentured servants in the Southern colonies 6 YoungDemCA May 2014 Jan 2016 1 1203
Remembering Bloody Ludlow – One Hundred Years On 1 Sherman A1 Apr 2014 Dec 2014 2 514
The "Strange Fruit" was often female 1 Godot51 Mar 2014 Nov 2014 5 837
The Mammoth Cometh: Reviving an extinct species-the Passenger Pigeon 0 Rowdyboy Mar 2014 Mar 2014 1 1099
Infamous mass grave of young women in ancient city of Cahokia also holds men.... 0 Rowdyboy Mar 2014 Mar 2014 2 1419
Movie censorship is OK: 1915 SCOTUS Mutual Film Corporation v. Industrial Commission of Ohio 1 steve2470 Feb 2014 Oct 2014 1 656
10 American Masters who made their mark on Black History 2 Rowdyboy Feb 2014 Feb 2014 2 674
1st submarine to sink an enemy warship, the Confederacy's "Hundley" sank 150 years ago (2/17/1864) 0 Rowdyboy Feb 2014 Feb 2014 2 1003
7 Forgotten but extremely influential women from (American) history.... 3 Rowdyboy Feb 2014 Sep 2014 4 2088
Jubilee Singers' matriarch stepped into greatness 1 mgc1961 Feb 2014 Feb 2014 1 587
Central America's largest museum of Mayan Culture to be built in Guatemala 3 Rowdyboy Feb 2014 Feb 2014 1 675
African American Military History Museum in Hattiesburg Mississippi reopens after tornado damage 0 Rowdyboy Feb 2014 Feb 2014 0 721
February 4, 1789 (225 years ago) George Washington elected 1st president of United States.... 0 Rowdyboy Feb 2014 Feb 2014 1 677
Exhibit examines role of quilts in US history... 0 Rowdyboy Jan 2014 Jan 2014 1 635
The history of African Americans begins in St Augustine 5 Rowdyboy Jan 2014 May 2015 5 1022
Race to save Alaska's lost "melting villages"boosted by major research grant 2 Rowdyboy Jan 2014 Feb 2014 4 590
"Rough Passage to London: a Sea Captain's Tale" historical novel by Robin Lloyd 0 Rowdyboy Jan 2014 Jan 2014 0 955
Plymouth Rock defaced by vandals 5 Rowdyboy Jan 2014 Feb 2014 0 1376
"A 2,000-Year-Old Human Skeleton Was Just Unearthed In South Florida" 1 applegrove Jan 2014 Jan 2014 1 716
Francis Scott Key poem that became national anthem will join Fort McHenry Flag for 1st time 0 Rowdyboy Jan 2014 Jan 2014 0 895
Sale of shipwreck salvage from Dominican Republic.... 0 Rowdyboy Jan 2014 Jan 2014 10 2499
New books centers on "Buffalo Soldiers", runaway slaves recruited in US southwest 0 Rowdyboy Jan 2014 Jan 2014 0 455
"Discovery of oldest footprints gives clues to Mexico's climate" 0 Rowdyboy Jan 2014 Jan 2014 0 496
There is history everywhere. 5 rug Dec 2013 Jul 2014 0 992
For 20 Years the Nuclear Launch Code at US Minuteman Silos Was 00000000 3 Mosby Nov 2013 Dec 2013 0 747
TPM Article on JFK assassination on the conspiracies cluster 0 Bucky Nov 2013 Nov 2013 1 486
The 'Bill of Rights' Hand Game 4 Tx4obama Oct 2013 Oct 2013 3 1510
Supreme Court Cases For Dummies: US History Review - VIDEO 0 Tx4obama Oct 2013 Oct 2013 2 914
Just watched the movie "The Patriot," and out of curiosity looked up a British view of 16 GreenPartyVoter Oct 2013 Jul 25 6 3586
Today in Peace & Justice history on October 3, 1967 0 spazzmann Oct 2013 Oct 2013 0 594
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