Karl Marx publishes the Communist Manifesto

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What is Chronicling America?

Leadership and Legacy in History: How to Use Chronicling America for National History Day Project 2015

Chronicling America: A Unique Collection of Primary Sources

You may already know about Chronicling America, the long standing partnership between the Library of Congress and the National Endowment for the Humanities, which provides free access to almost 8 million digitalized pages of America’s Historic Newspapers from 1836–1922. But did you know what unique types of primary source information this collection contains?

Julia Ward Howe composes “The Battle Hymn of the Republic”

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American theologian and political philosopher Reinhold Niebuhr born

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Gen. George Marshall outlines his plan to rebuild Europe

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President Lincoln writes letter of condolence to Fanny McCullough

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Alfred Lord Tennyson’s poem “The Charge of the Light Brigade,” published

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Washington Crossing the Delaware, Emanuel Leutze (1816–1868), 1851

Emanuel Leutze’s Symbolic Scene of Washington Crossing the Delaware

On Christmas Night 1776, Washington crossed the Delaware River to attack Britain’s Hessian army at Trenton.

Senate rejects Versailles Treaty & U.S. participation in League of Nations

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The Vietnam Veterans Memorial dedicated on the Washington Mall

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