United States History

Cultural History
Sergio Avila Roque

Ransom E. Olds: Drawing the line

Few people know the name of the person who was awarded the very first United States patent for automobile carriages. Even fewer people know that this person was also responsible

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Academic Explanatory
Celina Resendez

Frank Capra’s Cinematic Therapy

Films like, “Mr. Deeds Goes to Town,” “Mr. Smith Goes to Washington,” and “It’s a Wonderful Life” have been enjoyed by American audiences for decades and

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Political History
Maranda Avina

The “Shot Heard Round the World”

“BANG!” The first shots were fired on the village green at Lexington, Massachusetts on April 18, 1775. The British initiated the battle at Lexington, followed by Concord, Massachusetts.

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Descriptive Article
Aurora Torres

The Pullman Strike of 1894

George Mortimer Pullman was an engineer and ambitious entrepreneur. He found success as a building contractor. In 1867, Pullman created a new line of luxury

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