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A Fortification That may not Have Existed
Buffalo and O-Sho-Ga Protest Forced Removal
The Midwestern Heritage of One of the 20th Century's Greatest Poetic Innovators
Two Lawyers Spur Abolitionist Reform and Universal Voting Rights
A Warrior Prepared to Die is Disappointed
The Brief Stay of Rutherford B. Hayes
The Remarkable History of the Telephone
Civil War Battle Summary
Celebrations of Memorial Day Throughout History
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