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Fifty shades of grey at the VHS

Anyone who knows me, knows that I love color. My masters’ thesis was about symbolism in color. I drive a metallic pink Vespa. I love my… 2,652 more words


1865 January 28: The Second Battle of Fort Fisher—Wilmington Harbor Closed Up

The Second Battle of Fort Fisher took place January 13-15, 1865, outside Wilmington, North Carolina.  Sometimes referred to as the “Gibraltar of the South,” Fort Fisher  was the last major Atlantic coastal stronghold of the Confederacy.  1,515 more words

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