The Boston Massacre marker in 2009
February 27, 1864: First prisoners arrive at Andersonville Prison. Conditions at the Confederate prisoner-of-war camp later became appalling, due to severe overcrowding, shortage of food and water, and unsanitary conditions. Of the 45,000 men held there, nearly 13,000 died. This man was one of the survivors.
NAME: Samuel Adams OCCUPATION: Political Leader BIRTH DATE: September 27, 1722 DEATH DATE: October 02, 1803 EDUCATION: Harvard College more about Samuel BEST KNOWN FOR American Revolutionary Samuel Adams organized the Boston Tea Party and signed the U.S. Declaration of Independence.
Paul Revere. NAME: Paul Revere OCCUPATION: Folk Hero BIRTH DATE: January 01, 1735 DEATH DATE: May 10, 1818 PLACE OF BIRTH: Boston, Massachusetts Born January 1, 1735, Paul Revere was a silversmith and ardent colonialist. He took part in the Boston Tea Party and was principal rider for Boston's Committee of Safety. In that role, he devised a system of lanterns to warn the minutemen of a British inv © 2012 A+E Networks. All rights reserved.
How To Thank A Soldier, By George W. Bush.. a series of pics you will love.. He wasn't perfect, but GOSH I miss this man!!
March 11, 1845: Died, Johnny Appleseed. His real name was John Chapman, and he really did travel all over the countryside planting apple trees. It was a business: he got the seeds, and often the use of the land for free, and sold the trees to whoever would buy them. Since the trees were raised from seeds -- not grafting -- they were unsuitable for eating, but excellent for making hard cider.