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American History 100 Facts - Gilmer ISD Home Page


American History 100 Facts. Mr. Ken ... The opening shots of the American Revolution were fired at Lexington and Concord, Massachusetts in April 1775. 7.

U.S. History Facts: 10 Interesting Things You Didn't Know About ...


Jul 22, 2015 ... We all know the standard fare for American history. But where did the first--and hopefully last--US trial against tomatoes take place?

10 Facts You Should Know About the Civil War - Civil War Trust


Nevertheless, the war remains one of the most misunderstood events in American history. Here are ten basic facts you need to know about America's defining ...

100 Amazing Facts Archives - The African Americans: Many Rivers ...


Madam Walker, the First Black American Woman to Be a Self-Made Millionaire ... otherwise unheralded tales, I was honored to serve as a historical consultant ...

44 Surprisingly Weird Facts You Probably Didn't Know About U.S. ...


Feb 16, 2015 ... 44 Surprisingly Weird Facts You Probably Didn't Know About U.S. .... The largest president in American history, Taft got himself stuck in the ...

Fun Facts for Kids | National Museum of American History


The Museum is filled with all sorts of things that Americans have used at home, work, and play. By looking closely at this stuff we can learn a lot about people ...

Black History Facts - Black History - HISTORY.com


Black History Month honors the contributions of African Americans to United States history. Did you know that Madam CJ Walker was America's first self-made  ...

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USA Facts: 111 Facts about The U.S.A. ←FACTSlides→


USA Facts: did you know that. ... FACTSlides is an endless stream of amazing facts presented as colorful and ... 111 Facts about The U.S.A. ..... History facts.

10 Little Known Weird Facts from American History | Kizaz


Jan 27, 2015 ... In around 1000 AD they reached North America, with the personal glory for this achievement usually bestowed on one Leif Erikson. Of course ...

Timeline: United States
c. 12,000 B.C.: North American Indian cultures flourish.
1513: Spanish explorer Juan Ponce de León lands on the coast of Florida.
1565: Saint Augustine, Florida, settled by the Spanish, becomes the first permanent European colony in North America.
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100 Important Facts on American History flashcards | Quizlet


Vocabulary words for took me forever!. Includes studying games and tools such as flashcards.

25 Fascinating Facts About America - List25


Jul 4, 2012 ... United States history is full of crazy and interesting events. See if you knew these 25 fascinating facts about America.

Top 10: Interesting American History Facts – The Dee Zone


Jul 4, 2011 ... Top 10: Interesting American History Facts. #10: Captain John Smith created the first U.S. tourism marketing campaign when he coined the term ...