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Original or Reprint? How to Tell the Difference. Due to the superior quality of newsprint manufactured before 1880, many old newspapers have survived in modern times. But through the years, publishers also issued newspaper reprints to celebrate anniversaries or to provide the public with popular souvenirs.

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An amazing man...General Joshua Chamberlain, hero of Little Round Top at Gettysburg, winner of the Congressional Medal of Honor, professor of rhetoric, Governor of Maine, and President of Bowdoin College. Also the character upon whom Jeff Daniel's character in Gettysburg was based.

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from Daily Infographic

Egyptian God Family Tree [Infographic

Today's infographic is a crash course in Egyptian history. After reading about Nun, the source of all Egyptian gods, I immediately noticed how little I know about this ancient religion.

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from Her Campus

Never Forget - A Collegiate's Account of 911 as a New Yorker

Twin towers before 9/11 More

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The wreck of the Titanic was finally discovered in 1985; since that time, people have been recovering artifacts of all kinds. In this photo, RMS Titanic, Inc., general counsel Allan Carlin poses with a 20-ton piece of the Titanic's hull that has been hauled to the surface.

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from Boston.com

Titanic at 100 years

This vintage print shows the Titanic shortly before leaving on her maiden voyage in 1912. (New York Times Archives) #

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