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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! ... “We are assembled here today to right a tragic wrong, to right the record,” ... 1909; parked cars at a garage in New York City, 1909-13; messenger, U.S. ...

PAST EXHIBITION: Race to the Top: Arctic Inspiration 1909 & Today ...

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Aug 4, 2015 ... The exhibition celebrated and reflected upon American exploration, the ... African American Matthew Henson (1866-1955) and enlisted him to ...

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In February 1909, American Navy engineer Robert Peary, several Inuit ... amed African-American explorer Matthew Henson was born in Charles .... Explore the best Matthew Henson quotes here at OpenQuotes. ... Matthew Henson, explorer and the 1st person to reach the Geographic North Pole and plant the American flag.

Matthew A. Henson: Arctic Explorer - EnchantedLearning.com

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Matthew Alexander Henson: Arctic Explorer. ... Click here.) ... He was on most of Robert E. Peary's expeditions, including the 1909 trip to the North Pole.

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May 14, 2009 ... Born Matthew Alexander Henson, August 6, 1866 (one source says August 8, ... " The Commander gave the word, 'We will plant the stars and stripes-- at the North Pole! ... "We are assembled here today to right a tragic wrong, to right the ... Peary planted the American flag at the top of his igloo and, withou...

Robert Peary - Q-files Encyclopedia

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American explorer Robert Peary, along with Matthew Henson and others, made several Arctic ... Life · Mammals · Marine invertebrates · Micro-organisms · Ocean life · Plants · Reptiles ... You are here: ... Peary claimed that he and Henson finally made it to the Pole in April 1909, but his claims ...

100 Years Since Peary Reached the North Pole, if He Did | Reader's ...

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Apr 2, 2009 ... On April 6, 1909, Robert Edward Peary and his team became the first ... cited here has appeared verbatim in previous secondary accounts. ... of old and new evidence, also the first to plant a flag at the North Pole, in the year 1908. ... Matthew Henson, the African-American who accompanied Peary on his ...

Keep On!: The Story of Matthew Henson, Co-Discoverer of the North ...

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Editorial Reviews. From Publishers Weekly. Hopkinson's (Sweet Land of Liberty) tribute to ... A riveting account of African-American explorer Matthew Henson s 1909 ... Get your Kindle here, or download a FREE Kindle Reading App. ... The plot moves along and ends dramatically with the successful planting of the flag at the ...

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 ... Tags: henson, perry, 1909, north pole ... Register HERE ... Russia plants flag at North Pole ...

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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, ...

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.

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Mar 3, 2016 ... An African American Was In Peary's 1909 Arctic Expedition: ... There is no way you can plant a flag and assume it will still be there even 15 minutes later. .... The Boston Yeti Is Back, And Here's What He's Been Up To, In 1977 ...