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American History

Collection by Carolyn Anders


People, Places, Events

Carolyn Anders
Map showing the Trail of Tears, the forced relocation of several native American tribes in the Native American Cherokee, Native American Symbols, Native American History, American Art, Early American, British History, Cherokee History, Cherokee Nation, Travel Tips

Trail of Tears | Facts, Map, & Significance

Overview of the Trail of Tears, the forced relocation in the 1830s of Native Americans from the southeastern U.S. to Indian Territory (Oklahoma).

Ben Thompson was a contemporary of "Buffalo" Bill Cody, Bat Masterson, John Wesley Hardin and "Wild Bill" Hickock, some of whom considere. Texas History, Us History, American History, Old West Outlaws, Old West Photos, Billy The Kids, American Frontier, Cowboys And Indians, People Of Interest

Though his name isn't as widely known as that of Hickok, Billy The Kid or Doc Holliday, the greatest of all the old west gunfighters was Ben Thompson. Gunman, gambler, soldier on both sides of the border and Austin lawman, his life and death are the stuff of legend. "It is doubtful if in his time there was another man living who equalled him with a pistol in a life-and-death struggle" -Bat Masterson

Trails West, a map of early western migration trails. TNGenNet Inc. TNGenWeb, Letters From Forgotten Ancestors Family Genealogy, Genealogy Research, Genealogy Sites, World History, Family History, Church History, Santa Fe Trail, Westward Expansion, Westerns

Trails West, a map of early western migration trails. TNGenNet Inc. TNGenWeb, Letters From Forgotten Ancestors

Growth of Colonial Settlement: European settlement began in the region around Chesapeake Bay and in the Northeast, then spread south and west into the Appalachian Mountains. Canadian History, Us History, History Facts, Ancient History, Family History, American History, Outlander, Colonial America, Family Genealogy

Growth of Colonial Settlement

Map of early settlement on the eastern coast of the U.S.

Einstein at the age of three. This is believed to be the oldest known photo of Einstein. Young Albert Einstein, Facts About Albert Einstein, Vintage Photographs, Vintage Photos, A Course In Miracles, People Of Interest, Portraits, Charles Darwin, Interesting History

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Confederate soldier Julius Howell Interview What The south Fought For. Really puts a new spin on what most of us think all Southerners wanted during the Civil War. According to him they WERE fighting for states' rights, not slavery. Confederate States Of America, America Civil War, Us History, American History, American Presidents, History Facts, Abraham Lincoln, Mississippi, Carolina Do Sul

Confederate soldier Julius Howell Interview What The south Fought For

Confederate soldier Julius Howell talking about his capture and imprisonment at the Union prison camp at Point Lookout, Md. Howell was born in 1846 near the ...

Southwest Amerindians before illegal immigration by whites and Mexicans. Native American Map, European American, American Indians, Mexican American, American Symbols, European History, American Pride, American Women, American Art

Southwest Culture

The Southwest Culture Area is defined as a geographical region in what is now the American Southwest, including most of Arizona and New Mexico and small parts of California, Utah, Colorado, and Texas, plus much of northern Mexico.