Category Archives: History

British Pathe

http://www.britishpathe.com/ Welcome to British Pathé The world’s finest news and entertainment video film archive You can view and buy films and still photographs from the entire archive of 90,000 videos covering newsreel, sports footage, social history documentaries, entertainment and music … Continue reading

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Archie Meets His First Openly Gay Classmate : NPR

http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=130380177 “I’m Gay!”: Kevin comes out to Jughead in the story, “Isn’t It Bromantic,” from Veronica #202 of the Archie Comics series. Kevin, introduced in September 2010, is the series’ first openly gay character. Yes, the Fish Music A trout-colored … Continue reading

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If Charlie Parker Was a Gunslinger,Thered Be a Whole Lot of Dead Copycats: When Legends Gather #498

http://tsutpen.blogspot.com/2009/02/when-legends-gather-498.html James Jones, Sylvia Beach, Thornton Wilder and Alice B. Toklas Daughter Why is the world at peace. This may astonish you a little but when you realise how easily Mrs. Charles Bianco sells the work of American painters to … Continue reading

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Allen Gathman

http://gathkinsons.net/blog/ Allen Gathman is a Flickr friend of mine who bicycles and is a professor from the bootheel of Missouri…. I’m famous. November 18th, 2008 Or would be, except that nobody cited me. Walt and I were looking at the … Continue reading

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Mary Edwards Walker Doctor American Civil War Women

http://americancivilwar.com/women/mary_edwards_walker.html Mary Edwards Walker, one of the nation’s 1.8 million women veterans, was the only one to earn the Congressional Medal of Honor, for her service during the Civil War. She, along with thousands of other women, were honored in … Continue reading

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http://findarticles.com/p/articles/mi_qn4158/is_19970714/ai_n14124609 Excavations have unearthed the bones of scores of calves together with the remains of a vellum-production complex which appears to have consisted of a slaughterhouse, two cattle-buyers and two probable workshops.” Anaphora Each day with so much ceremony begins, … Continue reading

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Lincoln Papers: Lincoln Assassination: Introduction

http://lcweb2.loc.gov/ammem/alhtml/alrintr.html At almost the same moment Booth fired the fatal shot, his accomplice, Lewis Paine, attacked Lincoln’s Secretary of State, William Henry Seward. Seward lay in bed, recovering from a carriage accident. Paine entered the mansion, claiming to have a … Continue reading

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