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Ike and Obama: Is crisis avoidance the dominant foreign policy trait of both?

Ike and Obama: Is crisis avoidance the dominant foreign policy trait of both? | Southmoore AP United States History | Scoop.it
RT @ForeignPolicy: Eisenhower spent most of his time dodging crises. It worked for Ike, but can it work for Obama? http://t.co/DNQrGhrw
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Connect with Mr. David Burton

Connect with Mr. David Burton | Southmoore AP United States History | Scoop.it

Here are a variety of ways to stay up to date with the postings made by Mr. David Burton.

 

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Mr. David Burton's comment, January 6, 2014 2:35 PM
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.
Coach Cates's comment, July 16, 2014 11:28 AM
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, 2014 6:21 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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The First Female African American Pilot - YouTube

Bessie Coleman wanted to fly, and she wouldn't take no for an answer. As the first African American woman with a pilot's license, she proved her skill as a s...
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Alice Paul: Champion of Woman Suffrage

Alice Paul: Champion of Woman Suffrage | Southmoore AP United States History | Scoop.it
The National Museum of American History and photographer Robert Weingarten are working in collaboration to build a historic portrait with help from the public.
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Scale of Native American dispossession revealed in time-lapse video

Scale of Native American dispossession revealed in time-lapse video | Southmoore AP United States History | Scoop.it
The devastating invasion of Native American land that bulldozed the indigenous population into relative insignificance has been visualized in a striking time-lapse map.
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​The Gilded Age's real-life "Dollar Princesses"

​The Gilded Age's real-life "Dollar Princesses" | Southmoore AP United States History | Scoop.it
As in "Downton Abbey," American heiresses snubbed by old-money society sought status by marrying into impoverished British royalty
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Sherman’s telegram to Lincoln

Sherman’s telegram to Lincoln | Southmoore AP United States History | Scoop.it
Sherman's #MarchtotheSea captured Savannah in Dec. 1864. He presented the city to Lincoln as a "Christmas gift." http://t.co/5emAxHvJDq
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A letter from a slave to his mother, 1859 | The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History

A letter from a slave to his mother, 1859 | The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History | Southmoore AP United States History | Scoop.it
#TreasuresGLC A letter from a slave to his mother, 1859 -  Sometimes documents leave us with more questions than a... http://t.co/EIVsFluHtF
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Last of original group of Navajo Code Talkers dies

Last of original group of Navajo Code Talkers dies | Southmoore AP United States History | Scoop.it
The last of the 29 Navajos who developed a code that stumped the Japanese during World War II has died.
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80 years ago, gangster 'Pretty Boy' Floyd's funeral was one like Oklahoma had never seen

80 years ago, gangster 'Pretty Boy' Floyd's funeral was one like Oklahoma had never seen | Southmoore AP United States History | Scoop.it
On Oct. 28, 1934, thousands attended a rowdy funeral service for legendary gangster “Pretty Boy Floyd” in Oklahoma.
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A picture of persistence in honoring a Spanish hero of the Revolutionary War

A picture of persistence in honoring a Spanish hero of the Revolutionary War | Southmoore AP United States History | Scoop.it
Teresa Valcarce spearheaded an effort to see a portrait of a Spanish military leader who became a hero during the Revolutionary War hung in the Capitol.
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Old Hampton dig confirms evidence of lost Civil War refugee slave village

Old Hampton dig confirms evidence of lost Civil War refugee slave village | Southmoore AP United States History | Scoop.it
Archaeologists probing for signs of a landmark Civil War refugee slave camp were digging against the odds this past May when they started peeling back the earth a few hundred yards from this historic port town’s center.
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Gettysburg museum closing after more than 50 years

Gettysburg museum closing after more than 50 years | Southmoore AP United States History | Scoop.it
The diaries have been guarded behind a glass case for 50 years.
Their words were penned by Civil War soldiers in the Battle of Gettysburg.
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Introducing the AP US History Study Guide: Gilder Lehrman’s One-Stop Guide to American History for AP Students | EDSITEment

Introducing the AP US History Study Guide: Gilder Lehrman’s One-Stop Guide to American History for AP Students | EDSITEment | Southmoore AP United States History | Scoop.it
After many years of planning, the College Board has introduced an overhauled and redesigned AP United States History course for the 2014–15 school year.
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Discussion on Correspondence Between John Adams and his Family

Discussion on Correspondence Between John Adams and his Family | Southmoore AP United States History | Scoop.it
Panelists talk about the correspondence between John and Abigail Adams and their son John Quincy Adams and his wife, Louisa.
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Margaret Sanger & the Birth Control Movement Preview - YouTube

Full Program Airs Sunday, January 11 at 4:30pm ET. For More Information: http://www.c-span.org/series/?ahtv
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Martha Washington

Martha Washington | Southmoore AP United States History | Scoop.it
Martha Dandridge Custis married George Washington in 1759. Learn more about the many important roles that Martha Washington played throughout her life.
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Women and the Myth of the American West : What It Means to Be American

Women and the Myth of the American West : What It Means to Be American | Southmoore AP United States History | Scoop.it
Women in the West had the chance to own land & vote - but the struggles were real: http://t.co/qKfJt3JTZS #WIMTBA http://t.co/IZWmfY95cG
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Who Burned Atlanta?

Who Burned Atlanta? | Southmoore AP United States History | Scoop.it
The story behind the city’s destruction is more complex than we remember.
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Silver vs. Gold: the wedge issue of the 1896 election | National Museum of American History

Silver vs. Gold: the wedge issue of the 1896 election | National Museum of American History | Southmoore AP United States History | Scoop.it
1896 Election is famous for the Bryant's "Cross of Gold" speech, but what did voters think about the gold standard? http://t.co/I28RfbF1pl
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On Veterans Day, Tales of Heroism and Loss

On Veterans Day, Tales of Heroism and Loss | Southmoore AP United States History | Scoop.it
Descendants of veterans of World War I share their families’ stories, and describe their efforts, 100 years after the start of the Great War, to verify tales of bravery and tragedy.
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The fabric of the frontier: How textiles help us understand the American West | National Museum of American History

The fabric of the frontier: How textiles help us understand the American West | National Museum of American History | Southmoore AP United States History | Scoop.it
New on our blog: The fabric of the frontier: How textiles help us understand the American West http://t.co/z91TZGa29o
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We Can... We Will... We Must! Allied Propaganda Posters of WWII

We Can... We Will... We Must! Allied Propaganda Posters of WWII | Southmoore AP United States History | Scoop.it
Special exhibit at The National WWII Museum featuring propaganda posters, Home Front artifacts, newsreels and more. Now through Feb. 16. Plan your visit!
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The Hostage Crisis in Iran

Welcome to the Jimmy Carter Library and Museum website. The Library in Atlanta, Georgia, is part of the Presidential Library system administered by the National Archives and Records Administration, a Federal government agency.
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From a London Alley to the White House : What It Means to Be American

From a London Alley to the White House : What It Means to Be American | Southmoore AP United States History | Scoop.it
Imagine your mother-in-law is Abigail Adams. And she thinks you aren't American enough http://t.co/QjQKBEdNWx #WIMTBA http://t.co/o08Lt3Tq6D
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October 20, 1947: Congress investigates Reds in Hollywood

On October 20, 1947, the notorious Red Scare kicks into high gear in Washington, as a Congressional committee begins investigating Communist influence in one of the world's richest and most glamorous communities: Hollywood.
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People Died So I Could Vote : What It Means to Be American

People Died So I Could Vote : What It Means to Be American | Southmoore AP United States History | Scoop.it
With Midterm Elections 2 wks away, reflections on what voting has meant to one family: http://t.co/Q4JJy0HEu2 #WIMTBA http://t.co/8EejCuFhFp
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