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Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture.

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The "Bloody Lane" Antietam Battlefield, Sharpsburg, Maryland When dawn broke along Antietam Creek on Sept. 17, 1862, cannon volleys launched a Civil War battle that would leave 23,000 casualties on the single bloodiest day in U.S. history.

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Civil War Sites Then and Now

then and now history photos | Civil War Sites Then and Now

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The Trail Of Tears !

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Early American history of the greatest slave rebellion! Denmark Vesey: The Buried Story of America's Largest Slave Rebellion and the Man Who Led It by David Robertson http://www.amazon.com/dp/0679762183/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_J748vb0759TZK

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Cooking in Other Women's Kitchens: Domestic Workers in the South,1865-1960 (John Hope Franklin Series in African American History and Culture) by Rebecca Sharpless. $26.64. Publisher: The University of North Carolina Press; 1 edition (October 11, 2010). 304 pages. Author: Rebecca Sharpless

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Young Confederate, Alabama Cavalry. The pistol is almost bigger than he is.

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First Old Glory made June 1776 by Betsy Ross

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Survivors of the Slave Ship Wanderer: (L-R) Romeo, Ward Lee, Tucker Henderson. The captives aboard the slave ship Wanderer, which landed on the south end of Jekyll Island, Georgia in 1858. The Wanderer’s owner, Charles Lamar, had secretly smuggled these Congo-born African Americans into this country and violated the laws against slave importation which had been in effect for many years, making them some of the last captured humans pressed into slavery in the USA.

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Oglala Lakota Chief Red Cloud. 1898. South Dakota. Rosebud Reservation. Photo by Jesse H. Bratley.

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