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Matthew Henson - Wikipedia

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Matthew Alexander Henson (August 8, 1866 – March 9, 1955) was the first African-American ... During their 1909 expedition to Greenland, Henson accompanied Peary in the small .... Henson procee...

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Make research projects and school reports about Matthew Henson easy with ... “ The Commander gave the word, 'We will plant the stars and stripes—at the North Pole! .... 1909; parked cars at a garage in New York City, 1909-13; messenger, U.S. .... Peary planted the American flag at the top of his igloo and, without telling  ...

Matthew Henson - Explorer - Biography.com

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Mar 31, 2016 ... Matthew Henson was an African-American explorer who discovered the North Pole with Robert E. Peary in 1909—or so they claimed.

On His 150th Birthday, Exploring Matthew Henson's Legacy and ...

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Aug 7, 2016 ... You are here ... The event will celebrate the American hero Matthew Henson, the glory ... privilege of being the first nation to plant its flag at the North Pole. ... of the 1909 Arctic expedition team that consisted of Peary, Henson, ...

Little-known African-American among Peary's North Pole explorers ...

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Feb 21, 2016 ... On April 7, 1909, Matthew Henson and the man he worked for, ... Buying Here: Renovations add to architectural charm of Edgewood house ... an American flag to claim they were the first to reach the North Pole. ... There is no way you can plant a flag and assume it will still be there even 15 minutes later.”.

Chronology of Matthew Henson's life

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timeline, dateline, chronology of Matthew Henson's life. ... February 22, 1909 ... a steel box containing a U.S. flag, a Maryland State flag, a photograph of Henson, ...

Matthew Henson, explorer and the 1st person to reach the ...

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See more about Matthew Henson, North Pole and Robert Peary. ... and the 1st person to reach the Geographic North Pole and plant the American flag. .... In February 1909, American Navy engineer Robert Peary, several Inuit tribesmen, ..... Seen here is Robert Peary, credited by many as the first to reach the North Pole, ...

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1909. Admiral Robert E. Peary's crew, pictured here in the vicinity of the ... Matthew Henson was one of the era's few African-American explorers, and he may ... Recognize that some books and other media portray animals and plants with ..... Matthew Henson, holding the polar flag; Egingwah, holding the D.A.R. peace flag; ....

An African American Was In Peary's 1909 Arctic Expedition - Focus ...

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Mar 3, 2016 ... Read Matthew Henson's Story ... Henson, a 42-year-old African American, had accompanied Peary on the ... There is no way you can plant a flag and assume it will still be there even .... 'Mystery' Diary Reveals Civil War Life In Tennesse, The Boston Yeti Is Back, And Here's What He's Been Up To, In 197...

LiveLeak.com - Matthew Henson Discovers the North Pole (1909)

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Feb 1, 2016 ... Matthew Henson was an African American explorer best known as the co- discoverer of the North Pole with Robert Edwin Peary in 1909. “Peary shook my ... Register HERE. View comments ... Russia plants flag at North Pole ...