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Thomas Jefferson Medical School

Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University, Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, and Philadelphia. Immigration Early 1900s Ellis Island Within the New York/New Jersey harbor lies a small island that holds many stories. Stories of the 12 million immigrants that have passed […]

According To Keynes, During The Great Depression Of The 30’s, The Capacity Of The American Economy:

As previously indicated, the Keynesian bathtub model of a closed, volumetrically driven economy is a throwback to specious theories about the inherent business cycle instabilities of market capitalism. (Roosevelt’s average growth of 5.2 percent during the Great Depression is even higher than Reagan’s 3.7 percent growth during his so-called ‘Seven Fat Years!’) When 1936 saw […]

Buffalo Soldiers Native American History

Buffalo Soldiers: Buffalo Soldiers of the 25th Infantry Regiment, 1890 4 Following the U.S. Civil War, regiments of African-American men known as Buffalo Soldiers served on the western frontier, battling Indians and protecting settlers. This nickname was given to the "Negro Cavalry" by the Native American. 4. Heroism By Any Other Name – The prevailing […]

Immigration Early 1900s Ellis Island

Within the New York/New Jersey harbor lies a small island that holds many stories. Stories of the 12 million immigrants that have passed through its gates. The rich history of Ellis Island revealed in portraits of immigrants circa 1900. "Walter came over from Italy through Ellis Island in the early 1900s," said Gene-Christian Baca of. […]

Abraham Lincoln At Antietam

Title President Lincoln on battle-field of Antietam, October, 1862 / Alex. Gardner, photographer. Summary Photograph shows Abraham Lincoln at Antietam, Maryland, on Friday, October 3, 1862, during his visit to General McClellan, commander of the Army of the Potomac, to encourage "Little Mac" to attack the Confederate Army. Abraham Lincoln and General George McClellan, Antietam, […]

The Great Depression Ahead Review

Last year brought on major waves of volatility, and the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) posted its worst December since the Great. an annual review of the 30 Dow stocks to forecast how the. These spectacles had periscopic rear-view mirrors attached to the frames, designed to allow competition sports car drivers to see at once […]

Primary Source Documents American Revolution

Born in New York in 1782, Martin Van Buren was the first president to have been born after the American Revolution, technically making him. time and effort promoting renewable energy sources as the. Even when schools teach digital skills, they focus only on how to use technology — how to create a document. revolution were […]

Martin Luther King Jr Angry

“As I have walked among the desperate, rejected and angry young men, I have told them that Molotov cocktails and rifles would not solve their problems. I have tried to offer them my deepest compassion. I don’t believe you would have so warmly commended the police force if you had seen its angry violent dogs […]

Abraham Lincoln Lesson Plan

Home · Resources · Lesson Plans Lincoln. Abraham Lincoln and Executive Power, Print · E-mail. We the People: The Citizen and the Constitution Supplemental. Click for Ideas for Using Every-Day Edit in the classroom. Activity Key. Uncorrected Text. Abraham Lincoln was born on February 12, 1809 a book was never far from Lincoln's. Lesson Plan: […]

Abraham Lincoln Book Store

Inspire your little ones with bright, colorful picture books that highlight the achievements of Latinas. But Carreño’s. The Political Life of Abraham Lincoln, 1856-1860,” the third installment of Sidney Blumenthal’s projected five-volume series. Jon Speed Books. On September 9th, 2014 we opened a brick and mortar used book store! Our inventory includes 20,000+. By: Lincoln, […]

George Washington Political Parties Quote

QUOTE OF THE WEEKEND. inured to extreme partisanship and to the political right’s habit of rejecting inconvenient facts, we risk overlooking the profound political crisis that a Trumpified. In this scenario, individual senators would do something that lies somewhere between (on the one hand) merely griping to reporters, which is mainly targeted toward getting good […]

American Revolution Bicentennial Coin Paul Revere

plus the Paul Revere gold American Revolution Bicentennial coin, 1776-1976; and the U.S. Bicentennial silver proof set.–T.G.W. Answer: Proof sets and uncirculated sets are popular ways of collecting. plus the Paul Revere gold American Revolution Bicentennial coin, 1776-1976; and the U.S. Bicentennial silver proof set.–T.G.W. Answer: Proof sets and uncirculated sets are popular ways of […]

George Washington Museum Barbados

The former prison, now the Barbados Museum, is an exercise in 19th-century colonial neoclassicism. And Bush Hill House, where George Washington spent seven weeks as a 19 year-old in 1751, contains. Opened to the public in 2007, the lower floor of the house and the kitchen have period furnishings; the upper floor is a museum […]

George Washington Bridge Missed Toll

A kitten was rescued from a precarious predicament on the George Washington Bridge on Monday. A motorist was able to capture the cat after it dodged traffic on the lower level toll plaza of the bridge. Unpaid Toll Payments How can I pay an unpaid toll I received on the NYS Thruway? If you did […]

United States Liberty Coins 1986 Ellis Island

The United States. in 1986. A massively commercialized four-year fundraising campaign collected more than $270 million to restore both the statue and Ellis Island, linking the two more than ever. In the midst of the country’s celebration of Lady Liberty’s 100th anniversary tomorrow, the news media have spent months paying tribute to the many immigrants […]