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Harriet Tubman: Heroine of the Underground Railroad

She was born in 1822 on a slave plantation in Bucktown, Maryland. After suffering a cracked skull as a punishment, she knew she must seek liberty or death. 235 more words

John Wesley Powell

I am revising a nonfiction picture book for children ages 5 – 8 about the famous explorer, John Wesley Powell. My story must stand out from the plentiful literature about his extraordinary courage, sense of adventure, leadership, and thirst for knowledge. 173 more words

Famous Americans

Illustrated Cards of Famous Americans

here we have a baby-face Thomas Edison we have some famous men

[& a kick-ass woman]

immortalized in trading card form by W. Duke, Sons & Co. 9 more words