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Top 10 Revolutionary War Movies - Journal of the American Revolution

Top 10 Revolutionary War Movies - Journal of the American Revolution | Southmoore AP United States History | Scoop.it
THE PATRIOT makes Top 10 #RevWar films -- darn right, OMG or please make more #RevWar movies so it can slip down? http://t.co/Ki9rr776
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Mr. David Burton's comment, January 6, 11:35 AM
Arlis...absolutely; it's not original with me. I actually saw a similar item all over Jodi's school when I went to visit her in April 2013.
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Mr. Burton, How did you add your information on this scoop it? I would love to do this!
Mr. David Burton's comment, July 16, 3:21 PM
Mr. Gates, you create a new posting without a link to another source. Then just give it a title and type in your information. If you want it to permanently stay as the top post then you have to pin it in place.
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She Had a Dream: Mae C. Jemison, First African American Woman in Space | AirSpace

Today in 1992: Mae Jemison becomes first African American woman in space. http://t.co/UKaUN3Dxmq
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The First Great Awakening, Divining America, TeacherServe®, National Humanities Center

The First Great Awakening, Divining America, TeacherServe®, National Humanities Center | Southmoore AP United States History | Scoop.it
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Kate Galt Zaneis, the first woman in the United States to lead a state college o...

Kate Galt Zaneis, the first woman in the United States to lead a state college or university, died on this day in 1973. She was the 9th president of Southeastern Oklahoma Teachers College, now Southeastern Oklahoma State University, in Durant.
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The Story of The Pledge of Allegiance to The Flag

Today in 1892: Pledge of Allegiance is published in children's magazine "The Youth's Companion." The story behind it: http://t.co/TmnClJ7Z2X
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11 Bird's-Eye Views That Show How NYC Has Grown Over 350 Years

11 Bird's-Eye Views That Show How NYC Has Grown Over 350 Years | Southmoore AP United States History | Scoop.it
Exactly 350 years ago today, New York City became New York City. The city itself already existed, of course: As the Dutch colony of New Amsterdam. But on September 8th, 1664, the British gave it its permanent moniker, which makes today its name-day.
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The Life and Music of Celia Cruz: Printable Exhibition

The Life and Music of Celia Cruz: Printable Exhibition | Southmoore AP United States History | Scoop.it
America's national educational facility with 18 museums, 9 research centers and 120 affiliates around the world. (Celebrate #HispanicHeritageMonth by introducing your students to the life and music Celia Cruz - the Queen of Salsa!
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The Neutrality Acts, 1930s - 1921–1936 - Milestones - Office of the Historian

The Neutrality Acts, 1930s - 1921–1936 - Milestones - Office of the Historian | Southmoore AP United States History | Scoop.it
#OnThisDay 1935 #FDR signs the Neutrality Act, intention to stay out of foreign wars. A history from @StateDept http://t.co/Ci9QYTLfoj
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The Civil War: 1864 Atlanta Campaign | C-SPAN

The Civil War: 1864 Atlanta Campaign | C-SPAN | Southmoore AP United States History | Scoop.it
University of West Georgia professor Keith Bohannon discusses General William Tecumseh Sherman’s 1864 Atlanta campaign. In May 1864, General Sherman marched south from Chattanooga into Georgia with the goal of capturing Atlanta.
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Critic Offers New Perspective on "Gatsby" | News Releases - Library of Congress

In her recently published book on 'The Great Gatsby,' Maureen Corrigan, book critic for NPR’s 'Fresh Air,' presents a new perspective on why F. Scott Fitzgerald’s classic American novel is a great work of literary achievement.
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Union Army officer will receive posthumous Medal of Honor

Union Army officer will receive posthumous Medal of Honor | Southmoore AP United States History | Scoop.it
Ceremony honoring the leader of the battery attacked during Pickett’s Charge will take place Sept. 15.
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Rarest Native Animals Find Haven on Tribal Lands

Rarest Native Animals Find Haven on Tribal Lands | Southmoore AP United States History | Scoop.it
A growing number of younger Native Americans are helping to restore native animals to the Northern Great Plains, providing new homes for the animals and a connection to the past.
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“America the Beautiful,” 1893 | The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History

“America the Beautiful,” 1893 | The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History | Southmoore AP United States History | Scoop.it
"America the Beautiful" writer Katharine Lee Bates was born #onthisday 1859. Her inspiration http://t.co/nyXl4RRO2T http://t.co/jhHOMA7ouh
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Star Spangled Banner

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Our National Anthem is 200 years old and not showing a sign of age. Francis Scott Key’s poem set to music is a celebration of the American spirit of perseverance. (Our National Anthem is 200 years old & not showing a sign of age.
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The Great Awakening - Great-Awakening.com

The Great Awakening - Great-Awakening.com | Southmoore AP United States History | Scoop.it
Use this site to answer questions such as: What caused the Great Awakening? Who was involved in the Great Awakening? What were the effects of the Great Awakening? The First Great Awakening, occurring around 1730 to 1760, had a profound impact on the course of the United States, especially during the latter half of the …
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In the Room When Ford Pardoned Nixon - David Hume Kennerly

The following post contains several unpublished photos that I took of President Ford before, during, and after the pardon of Richard Nixon forty years ago today.Sunday, September 8, 1974 started off in a fairly routine fashion for President Gerald R.
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Collecting the stories of September 11, a filmmaker's perspective - O Say Can You See?

Collecting the stories of September 11, a filmmaker's perspective - O Say Can You See? | Southmoore AP United States History | Scoop.it
Editor’s Note: Today’s post is written by the producer/director of the Smithsonian Channel’s documentary, 9/11: Stories in Fragments. The documentary is based on the museum’s September 11 collections and the stories they convey.
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Financing the War of 1812 | C-SPAN

Financing the War of 1812 | C-SPAN | Southmoore AP United States History | Scoop.it
David Cowen, President of the Museum of American Finance, explores how Treasury Secretary Albert Gallatin helped fight the War of 1812.  June 12, 1812 was the first time the United States declared war as a nation.
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September 11: Bearing Witness to History - National Museum of American History

September 11: Bearing Witness to History - National Museum of American History | Southmoore AP United States History | Scoop.it
Thurs marks 13 yrs since September 11 2001. Help your students bear witness to this history w/ objects and resources: http://t.co/wzfmN3AXPj
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Let Freedom Ring: Moses Moon's Freedom Summer recordings - O Say Can You See?

Let Freedom Ring: Moses Moon's Freedom Summer recordings - O Say Can You See? | Southmoore AP United States History | Scoop.it
The songs of the Civil Rights Movement. (Keep #FreedomSummer's legacy alive with your students.
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The odd objects looted from Washington DC in 1814

The odd objects looted from Washington DC in 1814 | Southmoore AP United States History | Scoop.it
It has been 200 years since the Burning of Washington and some items looted by British troops have never made it home. (What was looted from the White House during 1814 burning by British forces?
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The New History Wars

The New History Wars | Southmoore AP United States History | Scoop.it
Students need an unvarnished picture of our past and the skills to understand and interpret that picture.
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Library of Congress acquires iconic Civil War image of master and slave headed to war

Library of Congress acquires iconic Civil War image of master and slave headed to war | Southmoore AP United States History | Scoop.it
Library of Congress aquires controversial Civil War image of master and slave headed off to war (Director Lonnie Bunch offers insight on iconic #CivilWar photo heading to @librarycongress: http://t.co/5gleikkcmu...
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Meet The Generation Of Incredible Native American Women Fighting To Preserve Their Culture

Meet The Generation Of Incredible Native American Women Fighting To Preserve Their Culture | Southmoore AP United States History | Scoop.it
Native Americans represent just one per cent of the US population and some languages have only one speaker left. Now a new generation is fighting to preserve the culture.
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Nixon and the Agricultural Frontier - The New Nixon

Nixon and the Agricultural Frontier - The New Nixon | Southmoore AP United States History | Scoop.it
How did RN address the nation's slumping agricultural economy?
Find out here: http://t.co/EapL0gnA3n http://t.co/RqDIXSi9uI
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How World War I Transformed Washington

How World War I Transformed Washington | Southmoore AP United States History | Scoop.it
“America has a real capital at last,” wrote journalist Harrison Rhodes in March 1918, in the thick of World War I. Although the United States had only joined the war raging in Europe less than a year earlier, those 11 months were enough to transform American politics and its capital city. Gone was the sleepy crossroads capital with its...
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