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History of gun-related accidents in the United States

Remembering Hundreds of Years of Deadly Gun-Related Accidents in the United States

In a new book, Melancholy Accidents: Three Centuries of Stray Bullets and Bad Luck, Peter Manseau collects American newspaper notices of tragedies invo .

Construction on the President's House began in 1792 in Washington, D.C., a new capital situated in sparsely settled region far from a…

Q&A: Did slaves build the White House?

Construction on the President's House began in 1792 in Washington, D., a new capital situated in sparsely settled region far from a major population center. The decision to place the.

'Poetic Places' uses geolocation to hit you up when you happen across a place described or recorded in literature, poetry, and paintings.

A New App Illuminates the Hidden Histories of Everyday Places

A New App Illuminates the Hidden Histories of Everyday Places. Kevin Holmes — Apr 28 The Creators Project

In our Civil War symposium today, one of the speakers recommended this mapping website as a great resource. Check it out. #cw150 #CivilWar

"In our Civil War symposium today, one of the speakers recommended this mapping website as a great resource." - via Mary Doyle

13. THE SECRET HISTORY BY DONNA TARTT (1992)

THE 25 BOOKS EVERY WOMAN SHOULD READ

When the Grandchild of Lithuanian Jews Hidden During the Holocaust Visits Vilnius, She Discovers More than Just History

When the Grandchild of Lithuanian Jews Hidden During the Holocaust Visits Vilnius, She Discovers More than Just History

NYT video about 55K Willard Asylum psychiatric inpatients buried in graves marked only by numbers, and the efforts of a small group to memorialize the dead by name. http://p.nytimes.com/email/re?location=InCMR7g4BCKC2wiZPkcVUradRpppyZ9Q&user_id=4fbe4dabeff18cc6471dcf77ac37bdf4&email_type=eta&task_id=1417456958782157&regi_id=0

In New York, more than deceased psychiatric patients lie in unmarked graves. Near the former Willard Asylum, a small committee has spent the past three years fighting to memorialize the dead.

ALT:Ellis Island Inspection Card, 1910 http://www.heinzhistorycenter.org/collections/italian-american-program/collection

Italian American Collection documents the history & culture of Western Pa.’s Italian American community with artifacts, archival material, & oral histories.

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Rooftop Film Club

These are the best Open-Air Cinemas in London to enjoy your favourite movies including the Rooftop Film Club, Where is the Nomad, The Luna Cinema and more.

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