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Happy birthday to the United States Marine Corps!  On this day in 1775, the Continental Congress passed a resolution requiring that “two Battalions of Marines be raised” to support the recently organized Continental Navy. The resolution further stipulated that no person be enlisted, except “such as are good seamen, or so acquainted with maritime affairs as to be able to serve to advantage by sea, when required.”

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Young Man Afraid of His Horses, Oglala Sioux

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Spencer Finch: Moondust (Apollo 2009 150 light fixtures and 417 incandescent light bulbs.

Enola Gay

Ernest Hemingway - Going The Other Way From Home: Ernest Hemingway Heads Home To Cuba, 1945

Medal of Honor Monday! Commander Ernest Evans (WWII) -- On this day in 1944, a United States Navy officer makes the ultimate sacrifice in an action that would earn him the Medal of Honor. Commander Ernest Evans had fought gallantly for hours before finally going down with his destroyer, USS Johnston.

This Day in History: Ernest Evans, the Battle off Samar, & his “fighting ship”

Agnes von Kurowsky, the American WWI nurse who inspired Hemingway to create Catherine Blakely of Farewell to Arms ~

Agnes von Kurowsky, the American WWI nurse who inspired Hemingway to create Catherine Blakely of Farewell to Arms ~ Feature her in the crossover? Another friend from nursing training?

Washington at Valley Forge

The March to Valley Forge, painted by William Trego - General George Washington and the Continental Army during the American Revolution - Valley Forge National Historical Park PA

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Stock image of Betsy Ross and two girls presenting the 13 starred flag to George Washington and a few other men. Picture of The Birth of Old Glory, Betsy Ross Flag.

James Madison and Thomas Jefferson were once arrested together for taking a carriage ride in Vermont on a Sunday, which violated state laws. | 21 Shocking Facts About U.S. Presidents

21 Shocking Facts About U.S. Presidents

James Madison and Thomas Jefferson were once arrested together for taking a carriage ride in Vermont on a Sunday, which violated state laws. Still, what a weirdly specific law!

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