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Securing the Pass: The Battle of Lake George, September 8, 1755

This is Billy Griffith posting the first article for GTR History’s new blog. I hope you enjoy this piece on a widely forgotten military action fought during the early stages of the French and Indian War in North America. 3,831 more words

Fort Dobbs, Statesville, NC

Fort Dobbs, Statesville, Iredell County, North Carolina.

As a photojournalist my career took me to various places in North Carolina, but the Twilight Tour/Cannon Firing at Fort Dobbs has always been one of my favorite photographs. 44 more words

R.I. Colonial Patriots of Color

Who is lost to the historical record? And can they be “rediscovered”? A long, often accurate, criticism of the teaching of the history of the United States is that people of color are not effectively represented.   837 more words

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