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Today in American History...Abigail Powers Marries Millard Fillmore

Today in American history…Abigail Powers married Millard Fillmore on February 5, 1826. They were married by the Reverend Orasius H. Smith at the home of Judge Powers (Abigail’s brother) in Moravia, New York.

This Day In History

I looked up what important things happened today in history (other then it being my cousin’s birthday) and some pretty interesting things came up on the Google Search.   265 more words

National Treasures (at Thrift Store Prices)

As I started to read through Presidential biographies, we started to acquire books from the rest of my reading list. I noticed one thing right away. 945 more words


President Lincoln

Objective:  Students will learn about President Lincoln and what he did for their country.

Materials Needed:

  • Green tissue paper
  • Brown construction paper
  • Blue construction paper…
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Polk: The Man Who Transformed the Presidency and America — Walter R. Borneman

Borneman’s title makes a bold statement and, with Polk thrown in amongst a serious of unknown or simply bad presidents (Van Buren – Buchanan is hardly a stellar crowd) I was unsure to what extent he would be able to justify the claim of transformation. 309 more words