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Describes the research at Cornell University to study the problems of clothing design and fit. Includes information on the history of customized clothing.
Learn how this American style of dancing has its roots all the way back to Rome.
Join us on our next time-travel adventure! The Adventures of Rush Revere book series brings American history to life in a fun, engaging, and patriotic way. Visit us to learn more! Send Rush Revere, Liberty the horse, and the Adventures Crew a note while y
Regional advocacy and support organization for the Victoria area. Their pages contain resources, activities, listings of local support groups, and the history of homeschooling in Australia.
Ambleside Online is a free homeschool curriculum that uses Charlotte Mason's classically-based principles to prepare children for a life of rich relationships with everything around them: God, humanity, and the natural world. Our detailed schedules,
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American History with Movies: High School Homeschool Curriculum In this video I show you the history curriculum I will be using for my 10th grader in the 2018-2019 school year. Here is the schedule I showed in this video.
Excelsior Classes - Online Homeschool Texas History Class Visit our website at: https://excelsiorclasses.com Does your state have a wild and interesting history like Texas? In this course we will study the rich history of The ...
Homeschool History Activities and Books for 2018-2019 School Year This next year we will be using the Time Traveler's units from Homeschool in the Woods. I will be putting up a video all about that soon, but in the meantime, here ...
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While Memorial Day originally commemorated those who died in the US Civil War, during the Great War (World War I) focus began to shift to honoring all those killed during military service in all wars. The National Endowment for the Humanities' Division of Preservation and Access blog this week explores the Evolution of Memorial Day and tips for learning more about the topic in Chronicling America. As mentioned in the post, the Library also provides search tips and examples of articles from Chronicling America describing public celebrations and how the holiday developed over time, including the "Memorial Day--Its Origin" in the May 29, 1919 issue of the Jasper News (Jasper, MO). Check out these useful resources for searching the holiday’s history in Chronicling America's historic newspapers, and be sure follow us on Twitter @librarycongress #ChronAm!
The Library of Congress commemorated Women's History Month with a special interview about the women of NASA, their courage, leadership and super powers in the history of the American space program. Librarian of Congress Carla Hayden led a discussion with author Margot Lee Shetterly and producer Donna Gigliotti.Click here to watch the video.
The Library of Congress’ Veterans History Project (VHP) today launched an online “Experiencing War” website feature, titled “Equality of Treatment and Opportunity: Executive Order 9981,” marking the 70th anniversary of the landmark order that abolished racial discrimination in the U.S. armed forces.Click here for more information.
Babe Ruth began his career as a baseball pitcher, but quickly became one of the most prolific hitters in the history of the sport. His sheer power earned him comparisons to Thor and Hercules and the awe-inspired appellations: the “Sultan of Swat,” the “Battering Bambino,” the “Mighty Mauler,” and the “Home Run King,” among others. Read more about Babe Ruth in our online guide and learn how to search for related articles in the Chronicling America: American Historic Newspapers digital collection (http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/). Don't forget to follow us on Twitter @librarycongress #ChronAm!
Librarian of Congress Carla Hayden and Laurence Engel, president of the Bibliothque nationale de France (BnF), today announced a collaboration between the Library of Congress and the BnF to provide digital content for a new online space for collections relating to shared French-American history. The initiative will also be supported by other U.S. organizations, including the National Archives.The announcement came during a visit to the Library by President Emmanuel Macron of France.Click here for more information.
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