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    John Franklin Bolt (19 May 1921 – 8 September 2004) was a United States Marine Corps aviator and a decorated flying ace who served during World War II and the Korean War. He remains the only US Marine to achieve ace status in two wars and rose to the rank of lieutenant colonel during his military career. He was also the only Marine jet fighter ace.

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    Vietnam...1st Cav Grunts

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    March 27, 1968 - Yuri Gagarin the first human to journey into outer space dies in a plane crash at the age of 34

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    Steve Appleton, CEO and chairman of Micron Technology Inc., looks out through the engine compartment of his stunt jet airplane inside the hanger where he keeps several different types of aircraft in Boise, Idaho. Appleton, has died in a small plane crash Friday, Feb. 3, 2012, in Boise. He was 51.

    Famous and notable deaths in 2012

    FLIGHT, TRAGEDY 1910: Arch Hoxey - On December 30, 1910 Hoxley set the flight altitude record of 11,474 feet. He died on December 31 in Los Angeles after crashing from 7,000 feet. He was trying to set a new flight altitude record. The Wright Brothers paid for the funeral. They were friends and collaborators. | Photo is Hoxey (R) with President Theodore Roosevelt.

    Faster, Higher, Farther

    EH09826D Daily Mirror front page headline reports death of Ernest and Mary Hemingway in African plane crash, January, 1954.

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    Survivors of the 1972 Andes disaster being found 72 days after their plane had crashed and all passengers were presumed killed by the impact or the harsh conditions of the mountains

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    Much of it is gone now, but following what is left of the original route that Lewis & Clark took, exploring all things available at various locations along the way pertaining to them would be such an adventure. Discovering Lewis & Clark : The Expedition

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    Lesson Plans & Unit Materials for teaching the Lewis & Clark Expedition

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    Follow the Louis and Clark trail: Journals of the Lewis and Clark Expedition Online

    Journals of the Lewis and Clark Expedition Online

    Glory Hole, Monticello Dam (California – US)

    10 Most Fascinating Holes on Earth (holes on earth) - ODDEE

    Top 10 most shameful events in American history ...and guess what? The effects are still being felt today.

    Top 10 Shameful Events in American History - Listverse

    September 11, 2001 (this photo makes me cry)

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    indian boarding school NPR article with links to resources.This is something that we were never taught about in History class. Please read!

    American Indian Boarding Schools Haunt Many

    Historical Military Uniforms from the last 1,000 years.

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    The first slaves imported into the American colonies were 100 White (Irish) children. They arrived during Easter, 1619, four months before the arrival of a the first shipment of Black slaves.

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    Iconic Pictures of History

    Iconic Pictures of the World.

    "While the sidewalk is being replaced, a glimpse of History from Independence Iowa can be seen. The downtown was built up 6 feet, burying the 1870's store fronts."

    Independence preserving underground city during sidewalk project

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    Notable Moments In History

    You never would’ve guessed these happened around the same time…

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    Strange history facts

    Strange history facts


    20 Rare Historical Photos

    Collection Of Historical Artifacts

    Awesome historical objects