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Pvt. Richard "Dick" Poplar, Co. H. 13th Va. Cav., of "The Famous Sussex Light Dragoons" According to General August Kautz's, USA, "Customs of Service, for Non-Commissioned Officers and Soldiers" (1864), page. 11: "In the fullest sense, any man in the military service who receives pay, whether sworn in or not, is a soldier because he is subject to military law. Under this general head, laborers, teamsters, sutlers and chaplains, are soldiers."

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The 100-year mystery of why suffragette Emily Davison threw herself under the king's horse

Đòi quyền bình đẳng cho phụ nữ cũng là một sự kiến lớn trong thập kỷ này. Nó giúp người phụ nữ đấu tranh cho mình, sự kiện này cũng gây ảnh hưởng lớn cho thời trang lúc bấy giờ

Pvt. Louis Napoleon Nelson, in Confederate uniform. Nelson joined the Confederate army in 1861 at age 14. He served in Gen. Forrest's cavalry as a cook, forager, body guard, and soldier. He saw action at places like Shiloh and Vicksburg. He wore his Confederate uniform to 39 veterans reunions.

ca. 1861-1865, USA --- Portrait of "Drummer" Jackson, a former slave serving as a drummer in the 79th United States Colored Troops during the American Civil War. Used in combination with a photograph of Jackson as a slave in tattered clothing, this was circulated to encourage enlistments among African Americans. --- Image by © CORBIS

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These Are Actual Menus for the Titanic's First, Second, and Third Class Passengers

These Are Actual Menus for the Titanic's First, Second, and Third Class Passengers -

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Buffalo Soldiers Camp, African American, color snapshot 20x16 #1/100 by Artist

Black cowboys of the late 1800s. From the plantations of the South to the plains of Texas, black cowboys made their mark on the subduing of the vast western territories, keeping the peace with indigenous peoples, "putting out fires" as buffalo soldiers sent to hot spots, and later as cowboys in America's cattle industry and -- gaining fame and glory in the rodeos of our nation.