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The Death of a Lady: The USS Lexington (CV-2) at the Battle of the Coral Sea, Part II: Photographs

Today’s post is written by David Langbart, Archivist at the National Archives at College Park.

The previous post described the Battle of the Coral Sea, included a transcript of portions of the log of the USS  399 more words

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The Death of a Lady: The USS Lexington (CV-2) at the Battle of the Coral Sea, Part I: The Log

Today’s post was written by David Langbart, Archivist at the National Archives in College Park. This is the first post in a three-part series. 1,780 more words

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The Search for Hitler’s Political Testament, Personal Will, and Marriage Certificate Part III

Today’s post was written by Dr. Greg Bradsher, Archivist at the National Archives at College Park. This is the final part in a three part series… 2,436 more words

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The Search for Hitler’s Political Testament, Personal Will, and Marriage Certificate, Part II

Today’s post is written by Dr. Greg Bradsher, Archivist at the National Archives at College Park. This is the second post of a multi-part series. 4,420 more words

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The Search for Hitler’s Political Testament, Personal Will, and Marriage Certificate, Part I

Today’s post is written by Dr. Greg Bradsher, Archivist at the National Archives at College Park. This is the first post of a multi-part series. 4,254 more words

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The [Transplanted] 28th Rose Bowl, Oregon State vs. Duke - January 1, 1942

Today’s post was written by Dr. Greg Bradsher, Archivist at the National Archives at College Park.

The Oregon State College (now Oregon State University) Beavers football team, under Coach Lon Stiner, started the 1941 season winning two games and losing two games.  1,720 more words

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Published by NGSGenealogy: Have you gone out on a Limb? Have you researched your Civil War ancestor and his artificial limb(s)?

General Assembly Session Record (NC) (1891) — A bill to be entitled an act for the relief of J.J. Bennett of Ashe County – “having right arm off below the elbow, and left hand off with the exception of two fingers”The outcomes of any war are often great losses of life and “limb.”For losses of life… 7 more words

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