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  • The Cherokee Trail of Tears

    The forced relocation of American Indians began with the Indian Removal Act of 1830. In 1838 the Cherokee Indians became the fifth major tribe to…

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    Updated 31 Jan 2014 - 907 views this week (212,989 total)

    Contributions 15 images, 10 comments, 7 stories

  • Adolf Hitler

    Adolf Hitler began his life with artistic aspirations and a critical father. This awkward loner relied on hate and ambition to rise to Fuhrer in Germany.…

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    Updated 11 Oct 2013 - 673 views this week (40,974 total)

    Contributions 11 images, 3 stories

  • Bonnie & Clyde

    Bonnie Parker and Clyde Barrow met in 1930 and formed one of the greatest crime duos in American history. Their crime spree lasted for two years, and by…

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    Updated 13 Oct 2013 - 362 views this week (101,875 total)

    Contributions 19 images, 3 stories

  • Nazi Germany

    After World War I, Germany faced a time of depression and political upheaval that created a favorable environment for Hitler and the Nazi Party to take…

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    Updated 30 Mar 2012 - 314 views this week (25,343 total)

    Contributions 50 images, 1 story

  • Anne Frank

    Anne Frank is probably the best-known victim of the Holocaust. As a young child, her family fled Germany for the Netherlands to escape the escalating…

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    Updated 21 Feb 2014 - 305 views this week (40,528 total)

    Contributions 7 images, 4 stories

  • Japan in World War II

    During the 1930s and through World War II, the Japanese military controlled the government of Japan. Unlike Germany and Italy, Japan did not have a…

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    Updated 25 Feb 2009 - 305 views this week (40,968 total)

    Contributions 55 images, 1 story

  • The Prohibition Era, 1919-1933

    Prohibition began with temperance movements throughout the United States before the Civil War. Alcohol consumption had become closely related with poverty…

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    Updated 06 Apr 2012 - 300 views this week (82,938 total)

    Contributions 28 images, 1 comment, 2 stories

  • Auschwitz Concentration Camp

    No other Nazi concentration camp is as well known for the atrocities committed within than the Auschwitz-Bikenau camp. Auschwitz and its two other main…

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    Updated 18 Jan 2011 - 265 views this week (45,863 total)

    Contributions 16 images, 1 comment, 3 stories

  • Bergen-Belsen Concentration Camp

    Bergen-Belsen began as a prison camp for captured prisoners of war. It was not like Auschwitz where numerous gas chambers killed thousands everyday. But…

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    Updated 09 Feb 2010 - 230 views this week (39,559 total)

    Contributions 12 images, 2 stories

  • Battle of Gettysburg

    Union and Confederate soldiers fought for three days on the bloody fields of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. While the Union could call this battle a victory,…

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    Updated 28 Mar 2014 - 216 views this week (66,041 total)

    Contributions 55 images, 3 comments, 4 stories

  • Treblinka Extermination Camp

    The Treblinka Extermination Camp was divided into two sections. The first section, Treblinka I, was designed as a labor camp and receiving center. The…

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    Created 24 Aug 2009 - 209 views this week (28,981 total)

    Contributions 4 images, 1 story

  • Ira Hayes

    Iwo Jima Flag Raiser

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    Updated 14 Oct 2013 - 197 views this week (21,815 total)

    Contributions 19 images, 2 stories

  • The Holocaust

    Antisemitism permeated German and European society in the early 20th century. The Nazi Empire, in particular, regarded the Jewish people as a threat to…

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    Updated 13 Feb 2010 - 194 views this week (19,028 total)

    Contributions 25 images, 2 comments, 1 story

  • Buchenwald Concentration Camp

    The Buchenwald concentration camp was one of the largest camp systems in Germany. Until the end of 1943, only men were imprisoned in the camp complex.…

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    Updated 28 Dec 2009 - 190 views this week (34,184 total)

    Contributions 11 images, 1 story

  • Belzec Extermination Camp

    The Belzec extermination camp was the first killing center of Operation Reinhard—the plan to murder Polish Jews in the German-occupied portions of…

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    Updated 20 Mar 2013 - 189 views this week (20,629 total)

    Contributions 5 images

  • Oskar Schindler

    Oskar Schindler was not a perfect man, but he will be remembered for his selfless service to the Jews he saved during the Nazi Holocaust. Before the war,…

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    Updated 11 Oct 2013 - 180 views this week (35,157 total)

    Contributions 5 images, 1 story

  • Abraham Lincoln

    Abraham Lincoln became the president of the United States during the most divisive period of U.S. history.

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    Updated 28 Mar 2014 - 179 views this week (46,440 total)

    Contributions 174 images, 9 stories

  • Gross-Rosen Concentration Camp

    The Gross-Rosen Concentration Camp was initially organized as a subcamp for Sachsenhausen. It became an independent camp in 1941. Prisoners were sent to…

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    Created 31 Jul 2009 - 167 views this week (16,079 total)

    Contributions 2 images, 2 stories

  • Laura Ingalls Wilder

    Laura Ingalls Wilder was raised on the American frontier. Her father Charles acquired a homestead in the American back-country that later inspired Laura…

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    Updated 13 Oct 2013 - 167 views this week (62,498 total)

    Contributions 6 images, 1 story

  • Kristallnacht—The Night of Broken Glass

    On the night of November 9, 1938, Nazi Storm Troopers and German citizens launched a massive, government-coordinated attack on Jews throughout Germany.…

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    Updated 03 May 2011 - 166 views this week (54,524 total)

    Contributions 90 images, 1 story

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