The "Bloody Lane" Antietam Battlefield, Sharpsburg, Maryland When dawn broke along Antietam Creek on Sept. 17, 1862, cannon volleys launched a Civil War battle that would leave 23,000 casualties on the single bloodiest day in U.S. history.
Did you know the name "Kansas" is a Siouan Indian word? It comes from the tribal name Kansa, which means "south wind people." The Kansa Indians were not the only native people of this region.
BLACK SEMINOLE WOMAN | The BLACK SEMINOLES are a small offshoot of the GULLAH who escaped from the rice plantations in South Carolina and Georgia. They built their own settlements on the Florida frontier, fought a series of wars to preserve their freedom, and were scattered across North America. They have played a significant role in American history, but have never received the recognition they deserve.
Southern Plantations - FREE American History Lesson Plans & Games for Kids
Early American history of the greatest slave rebellion! Denmark Vesey: The Buried Story of America's Largest Slave Rebellion and the Man Who Led It by David Robertson http://www.amazon.com/dp/0679762183/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_J748vb0759TZK
Young Confederate, Alabama Cavalry. The pistol is almost bigger than he is.
A timeline that includes the most important points in American History from 1859 through 2008. Good for any student of any age or for any history buff. This 6-page guide includes: reconstruction 1865-1877, west & south 1862-1899, the worker 1873-1913, everyday life 1859-1915, empire building 186