WHAT'S INSIDE: AMERICAN HISTORY

Explore the development of the United States with this collection of articles about American history. Topics in this section include the American Revolution, the gold rush and the expansion of the West.
  • Colonial Life
  • Revolutionary War
  • Civil War
  • The West
  • Early 1900s
  • Post WW II
  • 1920s-1930s
  • Modern Era
  • History by State
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Altgeld, John Peter (1847 - 1902), a United States political leader notable for his courage in taking unpopular positions in the name of righting injustice.

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History of Connecticut

About 6,000 Indians inhabited Connecticut at the time Europeans arrived. All belonged to tribes of the Algonquian language family.

History of New Hampshire

History of New Hampshire. Prehistoric hunters may have roamed what is now New Hampshire as early as 6000 B.C.

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