09DEC 2017
History of African Americans

History of African Americans

African Americans have at various times in United States history been referred to as African, colored, Negro, Afro-American, and black, as well as African American. Exactly what portion of the African American population is of solely African ancestry is not known. Over the past 300 and more years in the United States, considerable racial mixture has taken place between persons of…

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03DEC 2017
Who was in the American Revolutionary War?

Who was in the American Revolutionary War?

Learn more about some of the spies that aided the Patriot cause during the American Revolution. Nathan Hale During the Battle of Long Island, Nathan Hale-a captain in the Continental Army-volunteered to go behind enemy lines in disguise to report back on British troop movements. Hale was captured by…
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27NOV 2017
Year of Pearl Harbor attack

Year of Pearl Harbor attack

It’s been 74 years since Japan attacked Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941, and we’re just now getting a good look at the wreckages of the attack’s first few casualties on the ocean floor. Twenty-seven Catalina PBY-5 seaplanes that were docked at the Kāne‛ohe Bay, located approximately 20 miles away from…

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21NOV 2017
World War One gas masks

World War One gas masks

Citation: C N Trueman Gas masks in World War One historylearningsite.co.uk. The History Learning Site, 31 Mar 2015. 19 Feb 2016. Gas masks used in World War One were made as a result of poison gas attacks that took the Allies in the trenches on the Western Front by surprise. Early gas masks were crude as would be expected as no-one had thought that poison gas would ever be used…

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15NOV 2017
Vietnam War Uniforms

Vietnam War Uniforms

The Homecoming for Vietnam Veterans Here we are, almost forty years after the end of the Vietnam War, reminiscing on Facebook and other social websites about those experiences we endured in a war so long ago. As we age, many of those memories have faded away, others, were purposely buried, destined to remain that way. However, some of these traumatic experiences continue creeping…

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09NOV 2017
American sports History Timeline

American sports History Timeline

1979 – Graduated the first two Master of Sport Science degree students, who were in Sports Medicine and who were both women. They were Carmen Charnook-Cellon, whose first job was as an athletic trainer with the U.S. Secret Service, and Viki Ray, who became the head athletic trainer for women’s sports teams at Louisiana State University. 1980 – Founded the “Operation Bounce Back…

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03NOV 2017
Meaning of Louisiana Purchase

Meaning of Louisiana Purchase

Was the enormous land deal in which the United States, during the administration of Thomas Jefferson, purchased territory from France comprising the present day American Midwest The significance of the Louisiana Purchase was enormous. In one stroke the United States doubled its size. The acquisition of land made westward expansion feasible. And the deal with France guaranteed that…

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28OCT 2017
Information about the War

Information about the War

ONE of the key characters in Victor Pelevin s marvellous 2008 short story, The Hall of the Singing Caryatids”, is described as a “political technologist”. The story concerns a bizarre scheme he has hatched to lure back to Russia an oligarch who owes his billions to the commercial exploitation of military neuro-linguistic programming techniques. Like much of Mr Pelevin s work…

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22OCT 2017
Surprise attack on Pearl Harbor

Surprise attack on Pearl Harbor

REUTERS/Brendan McDermid Art Cashin Every day Art Cashin (the “Dean of the NYSE” and an iconic figure at UBS) writes a market note and starts it with a history lesson and a personal comment. We will quote him twice herein and wish him well publicly since we are not be able to attend the annual holiday well-wishing in NY with the Friends of Fermentation (FOF). On December 8, Art…

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16OCT 2017
Harry Truman Manhattan Project

Harry Truman Manhattan Project

Harry Truman became president of the United States on April 12, 1945 upon the death of Franklin D. Roosevelt. During Truman s presidency Germany surrendered (May 8, 1945) and Japan surrendered (Aug. 14, 1945), ending World War II. The U.S., with Truman s approval, dropped an atomic bomb on the people of Hiroshima on Aug. 6 and one on Nagasaki on Aug. 9, 1945. As more information…

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