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Wars and Military History

  • Civil War @ Smithsonian - An extraordinary array of Civil War artifacts in nearly a dozen of its museums and archives; also includes a timeline.
  • Civil War Timeline - See how the war unfolds, from the first slave to present day.
  • Gettysburg Address - Presiden Abraham Lincoln's short address is one of the most eloquent speeches in American History; explore this interactive document.
  • Gettysburg Address - Library of Congress - Read a transcript of this famous speech and view the only known photo of Lincoln at Gettysburg.

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