General Sam Houston, President of the Republic of Texas. a nineteenth-century American statesman, politician, and soldier. He is best known for his leading role in bringing Texas into the United States.
news photo Dust Bowl Depression mother with her child 1939 1462-30
Many are claiming this is a photo of Abraham Lincoln. The people walking behind him are dressed in or clothing. This cannot be Abraham Lincoln. Who is this man? Tents at the left resemble those used by yankee soldiers during the War Between the States,
Bass Reeves, U. Born to slave parents in 1838 in Paris, Texas, Bass Reeves would become the first black U. Deputy Marshal west of the Mississippi River and one of the greatest frontier heroes in our nation’s history.
Abraham Lincoln in His White House Office. This is one of the only photographs of Abraham Lincoln in his White House office. It was taken by Anthony Berger, a Brady operator, to assist the artist Francis B. Carpenter in his massive painting of Lincoln rea