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By Mark Rabideau | Genealogy & History

Lynching in America

Equal Justice Initiative believes that in order to heal the Equal Justice Initiative believes that in order to heal the wounds from our present, we …

Injustice

Map of all points of interest within four miles of the Catskill Mountain House, Hotel Kaaterskill, and Laurel House, with roads and foot paths

Title<p>Map of all points of interest within four miles of the Catskill Mountain House, Hotel Kaaterskill, and Laurel House, with roads and foot …

A Tourguide Amongst the Tombstones…..

Hello all. Welcome to my very first interview. As a scientifically educated non scientist I find one of the most exciting things about blogging and …

Students & Teachers Can Transcribe Ads From Former Slaves Looking For Their Families

Last Seen: Finding Family After Slavery is a site for genealogists and researchers where they and others can search through incredibly tragic and …

Genealogy

The Cheapest Insult

A specter haunts Europe—this time, not that of Communism, as the opening lines of <i>The Communist Manifesto</i> famously assert, but that of Adolf Hitler. …

History

Why So Many Dutch People Killed Themselves in the First Days of WWII

Lucas Ligtenberg's book investigates why 350 people took their own lives during the first month of the German occupation.<p><i>This article originally appeared on VICE Netherlands</i><p>On the evening of the 15th of May 1940, only five days after German forces had invaded the Netherlands, Jewish writer Abel …

Europe

Lessons of the 20th Century's Most Famous Refugee Crisis

In 1944 it was estimated that there were over 11.5 million displaced people in Europe as a result of the Second World War. That’s the equivalent of …

History

How the British left condoned the murder of millions

In the 1930s and 1940s leading left-wingers went mad for Bolshevism, oblivious to Stalin’s notorious purges<p>Giles Udy did not start out with the intention of writing this book. He was in Russia about 15 years ago and happened to hear about Norilsk, a remote, frozen part of Siberia where the Soviet …

History

10 Fascinating Ways The Nazis Influenced Fashion

The Third Reich left a lasting imprint on the world. The legacy of Adolf Hitler and his Nazi Party is almost impossibly vile and vast. Starting the …

Fashion

This Week In History, June 18 – 24

Everything You Thought You Knew About Pocahontas Is Wrong, New Documentary Says We all think we know the basic gist of the Pocahontas plot line. Boy …

History

America’s Short-Lived ‘Black Army on Wheels’

The existence of the 25th Infantry Bicycle Corps, the first U.S. experiment with military bicycles, was brief and uncomfortable.<p>Militaries across the …

Weird

A Tale of Two Europes: Jews in the Medieval World

<b>Part XXII in our ongoing series on Race, Racism and the Middle Ages. You can find the rest of the special series here.</b><p>I grew up in a racially and …

Religion

Adreßbücher- Address Books

These Libraries are dedicated to the Familie Richard Senger in remembrance of them and their Heimat.<p>ManyRoads is pleased to provide this collection …

Books

[Map] Richard's Map of the Great Conflagration in Chicago (1871) [4336 × 2918]

Research Tip: Other Records for Indiana's Colleges and Universities

Yearbooks and catalogs are probably the first two things that come to mind when thinking about resources for ancestors who went to college or who …

AnyQuestions

<b>Primary sources</b> are things like <b>diaries, photos</b> and other <b>documents</b> written during the <b>war</b> or soon after by people who were involved in it.<p>General …

Genealogy

1918

Explore the untold stories and official histories of World War I in 53,271,018 items from across Europe<p>Military band, Lorraine 1915, Photographer …

GULAG

Many families, like mine, were victims of the Soviet GULAG system. My oma (maternal grand mother) spent more than two years in a Central Asian Gulag …

Grandparents

OSA Archivum

The digitization of documents leaves those who study history without the charm of digging into the dusty stacks of documents, but HU OSA...<p>Posted on …

Cuba

‘My life in a gulag’: The horror of Stalin’s prison camps

A survivor on desperate hunger, the fight to survive – and why she fears Russians just want to forget<p>I was invited to Moscow earlier this year to give a talk about my latest book. But while I was there, I wanted to see if I could track down a few survivors of the gulags — the prison work camps …

Start

Die Digitalen Sammlungen der Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz Bibliothek präsentieren Handschriften und Alte Drucke aus den Beständen einer Einrichtung, die …

Home Page

Hello/Labas! I'm Andrew Kapochunas <i>(Andrius Kapočiūnas, born in the Lithuanian-Estonian<br>Displaced Persons camp in Kempten - Allgäu, Germany)</i> and this …

Maps

German Immigrants 1850s through 1890s

The Germanic Immigration Records (5 websites) : 1850s through 1890s is developed by Crafted Knowledge, a San Diego Internet media development agency. …

Genealogy

Famine Irish Immigration Data : 1846 - 1851

<b>► Welcome to Famine Irish Immigration Data : 1846 - 1851</b> - This site contains an extensive searchable database of records on 394,616 passengers who …

Map of Polish coast in 1939

Map of Polish coast in 1939.

untold stories & official histories of WW1

Lost WW1 memorial plaque of HMS Laurentic fireman returned to family thanks to Europeana 1914-1918<p>A lost World War One memorial plaque – once owned …

“‘Lest We Forget’: Oxford University needs you to spread the word!” is locked‘Lest We Forget’: Oxford University needs you to spread the word!

‘Lest We Forget’: Oxford University needs you to spread the word!<p>written by Douglas McCarthy on June 1, 2017 in Europeana 1914-1918 with no …

World War I

A Review of the New England Historic Genealogical Society — AncestralFindings.com

The New England Historic Genealogical Society is one of the nation’s oldest genealogy societies. It was founded in 1845 by five men from Boston, with …

Genealogy

Voyaging canoe returns to Hawaii after three-year trip across the globe

The Hokule’a, a traditional Hawaiian voyaging canoe that navigates primarily by using the stars, departs on a 4-year worldwide voyage from Honolulu, …

Hawaii