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When Fears of Tuberculosis Drove an Open-Air School Movement

By the dawn of the 20th century, tuberculosis – otherwise known as consumption, “white plague”

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Who Are the Oldest U.S. Presidents?

When delegates to the Constitutional Convention of 1787 reflected on the question of the age

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USS Indianapolis torpedoed – HISTORY

On July 30, 1945, the USS Indianapolis was torpedoed by a Japanese submarine and sank

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5 Vice Presidential Candidates Who Made an Impact

Choosing a vice president can be risky. While the presidential candidate is the primary focus

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NASA Created – HISTORY

The United States Congress passed legislation establishing the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), a

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Photos: Hiroshima and Nagasaki, Before and After the Bombs

In early August 1945, warfare changed forever when the United States dropped two atomic bombs

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How the Greensboro Four Sit-In Sparked a Movement

On February 1, 1960, four black college freshmen, Joseph McNeil, Franklin McCain, Ezell Blair Jr.,

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