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Considered one of the worst natural disasters in U.S. history, the San Francisco Earthquake struck on the morning of April 18, 1906. More about the 1906 San Francisco Earthquake and
Apr 21st 2018
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"Photograph taken after midnight on April 17, 1912, G St. near 14th. These boys, 10, 11, and 12 years old, were stuck with over fifty papers in their hands, and
Apr 17th 2018
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Written on April 13, 1989, this letter was sent from second-grader Kelli Middlestead of the Franklin School in Burlingame, California, to Walter Stieglitz the Regional Director of the Alaska Region
Apr 13th 2018
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On April 9, 1865, Generals Ulysses S. Grant and Robert E. Lee met in the parlor of a house in Appomattox Court House, VA, to discuss this surrender of the
Apr 9th 2018
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From the court records of United States v. Vincent Raymond Dunne and Grant Dunne, the note for this photo states: "Trotsky posed with American Trotskyites Harry De Boer and James
Apr 5th 2018
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On April 1, 1985, the effective date of the National Archives and Records Act of 1984, the National Archives and Records Administration became an independent agency. Read more about the
Apr 1st 2018
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Drawn on March 28, 1848, this drawing depicts Matinicus Rock Lighthouse, one of eight primary navigation aids off the coast of Maine. Alexander Parris, the architect, designed many stone buildings
Mar 28th 2018
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In 1958, at the height of his fame, Elvis Presley was inducted into the U.S. Army. More Military Personnel Files at ARC… Today’s Document from the National Archives
Mar 24th 2018
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Mar 20th 2018
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Dated March 16, 1865, Owen G. Warren of New York City sent this sketch for an attack-defense weapon to the U.S. Army’s Office of Ordnance. Warren’s invention was a shovel
Mar 16th 2018