England declares war on France beginning the conflict known as either Seven Years War or French and Indian War

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Unidentified mid-19th century photograph of woman in theatrical costume

Exploring Women's History Through Film

This Women’s History Month, EDSITEment invites teachers, parents and students to honor American women’s experience in wartime. From the American Revolution through WWII, examine the vital roles women have played on the battlefield, behind the lines, and on the home front.

African American abolitionist David Walker born

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Phillis Wheatley’s "Poems on Various Subjects, Religious and Moral" published

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President Barack Obama gives commendment address at Notre Dame University

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Feminist Frances “Fanny” Wright delivers speech about women's rights

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Lyndon Baines Johnson, 37th President of the United States, born

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An image of the south rim of the Grand Canyon

Nature, Culture, and History at Grand Canyon

A multi-media educational project, “Nature, Culture, and History at the Grand Canyon,” includes an interactive website and DVD, digital audio-tour, walking tour brochure, and educational resources for K20 teachers including Travelin’ Trunks and Lesson Plans.