To fight in the Civil War beside her husband THIS WOMAN PRETENDED to be Jack Williams. Her married name was FRANCES CLAYTON. Frances and her husband Elmer served side by side during the American Civil War until when he died in battle.
Henry VIII & his wives ~ finally and exhaustively! All we have to add is that these three Queens were relatives ( Boleyn, Howard, Parr), all these three could be beheaded (Parr was very close to execution and murder)
Ida Tarbell was a meticulous researcher and investigative journalist. Credited with the breakup of John D. Rockefeller's Standard Oil monopoly by exposing ruthless company practices. Also authored an extensive biography of Lincoln.
Weighty memento: war veteran's secret revealed after his death
The family of a war hero only discovered the full weight of his bravery after his death when his cremation left behind a huge pile of shrapnel. The bag contained of bomb shrapnel, roughly two handfuls, that Mr Brown had been carrying around for 60 years
1958 Pulitzer Prize-winning photo: 'Faith and Confidence', showing a policeman patiently reasoning with a two-year-old boy trying to cross the street during a parade (photo by William C. Beall of 'Washington [DC] Daily News')