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The inside story of the famous Iwo Jima photo - CNN.com

The inside story of the famous Iwo Jima photo - CNN.com | Mr. O'Hara US History | Scoop.it
Monday marks 70 years since Joe Rosenthal captured the iconic picture of five U.S. Marines and a Navy sailor raising an American flag over Iwo Jima.
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America Enters World War II Video - Pearl Harbor - HISTORY.com

America Enters World War II Video - Pearl Harbor - HISTORY.com | Mr. O'Hara US History | Scoop.it
After the bombing of Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941, President Franklin Roosevelt committed American forces to the Allied cause in World War II.
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BBC - History - World Wars: The Ending of World War One, and the Legacy of Peace

BBC - History - World Wars: The Ending of World War One, and the Legacy of Peace | Mr. O'Hara US History | Scoop.it
Germany had high hopes of winning World War One - especially after astonishing advances early in1918.
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The Century, America's Time: World War I Shell Shock (1 of 3) - YouTube

It has been a century like no other. And ABC news is proud to present this extraordinary visual encyclopedia of America's last one hundred years. Unprecedent...
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Causes of World War I Video - World War I History - HISTORY.com

Causes of World War I Video - World War I History - HISTORY.com | Mr. O'Hara US History | Scoop.it
By 1914, military tensions and a series of alliances have Europe on the edge of war. In August, the fuse is lit by an assassination in Sarajevo. By war's end, more than 100 countries would be involved in the conflict.
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Deconstructing History: Panama Canal — History.com Video

Deconstructing History: Panama Canal — History.com Video | Mr. O'Hara US History | Scoop.it
Hailed as one of the great achievements of the 20th Century, the Panama Canal connects 160 countries and 1,700 ports around the world.
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Watch now: American Experience | The Panama Canal | PBS Video

The Panama Canal connects the world\
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Watch now: American Experience | Panama Canal Animation | PBS Video

An animation demonstrating the lock system of the Panama Canal.
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War & Expansion: Crash Course US History #17 - YouTube

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Imperialism: Crash Course World History #35 - YouTube

In which John Green teaches you about European Imperialism in the 19th century. European powers started to create colonial empires way back in the 16th centu...
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The Century, America's Time: Seeds Of Change (3 of 3) - YouTube

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Growth, Cities, and Immigration: Crash Course US History #25 - YouTube

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The Century, America's Time: Homefront (1 of 3) - YouTube

The Japanese attack Pearl Harbor and force American industries to retool for the Allies' war effort. As a result, the Great Depression lists, making way for ...
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A Wonderful Life - Bank Runs - Great Depression

James Stewart stayed in business with the help of his wife and without a printing press (FRL). No big kisses for valued savers anymore. Nowadays bankers have...
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Secret of the Lusitania: Arms find challenges Allied claims it was solely a passenger ship

Secret of the Lusitania: Arms find challenges Allied claims it was solely a passenger ship | Mr. O'Hara US History | Scoop.it
Divers have revealed a dark secret about the cargo carried by the Lusitania on its final journey in May 1915.
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World War I Alliances Video - World War I History - HISTORY.com

World War I Alliances Video - World War I History - HISTORY.com | Mr. O'Hara US History | Scoop.it
In the years leading up to WWI, a series of agreements between the powers of Europe helped determine where and when battlelines were drawn.
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WWI Firsts Video - World War I History - HISTORY.com

WWI Firsts Video - World War I History - HISTORY.com | Mr. O'Hara US History | Scoop.it
WWI may have been the war to end all wars, but it was also the beginning of many military and civilian technologies.
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Inside the Panama Canal Video - Modern Marvels - HISTORY.com

Inside the Panama Canal Video - Modern Marvels - HISTORY.com | Mr. O'Hara US History | Scoop.it
Until 2002, the Panama Canal locks were operated by a massive bull-gear system from 1914.
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Watch now: American Experience | Travel the Panama Canal | PBS Video

Take a boat through the Panama canal with this time-lapse video of the locks in action.
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Watch now: Latino Americans | Spanish American War | PBS Video

In 1898 the U.S. declares war on Spain after a blast destroys the battleship, USS Maine
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American Imperialism: Crash Course US History #28 - YouTube

In which John Green teaches you about European Imperialism in the 19th century. European powers started to create colonial empires way back in the 16th centu...
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Crew unearths Boston time capsule from Paul Revere era

Crew unearths Boston time capsule from Paul Revere era | Mr. O'Hara US History | Scoop.it
A crew is at work in Boston unearthing a time capsule believed buried by Samuel Adams and Paul Revere.
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Theodore Roosevelt - Biography - Warrior, Governor, Environmental Activist, Military Leader, U.S. President

Theodore Roosevelt - Biography - Warrior, Governor, Environmental Activist, Military Leader, U.S. President | Mr. O'Hara US History | Scoop.it
A robust New Yorker who loved nature, Theodore "Teddy" Roosevelt ascended to the White House, becoming the 26th U.S. president, and later won the Nobel Peace Prize. Learn more at Biography.com.
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