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    Freeman, Elizabeth 'Mumbet' - One of the first black women slaves to be set free in the USA.

    Uncle Sam Image Gallery - Pictures and historical information about Uncle Sam, an American legend based on an actual person.

    Beaumont, William - Family and Genealogy - Dr. William Beaumont (1785-1853) was the U.S. Army surgeon who researched the physiology of human digestion, working with a patient who had a hole in his stomach.

    Muir, John - Exhibit - Features the life and legacy of John Muir, naturalist, writer, conservationist, and founder of the Sierra Club .

    McKean, Col. Thomas - A Neglected Founding Father - Detailed overview of McKean's life and career - includes a biography, contributions to PA, DE, and the U.S., a chronology of his political offices, his genealogy, and writings.

    Fisher, Carl - How the vision of entrepreneur Carl Fisher created America's premier vacation destination - Miami Beach.

    Hershey, Milton - A biographical site about the founder of the Hershey Chocolate Company. Timeline, short biography, and links.

    Corbett, Boston - The story of Boston Corbett, the soldier who shot and killed John Wilkes Booth.

    Walker, Madam C.J. - An account of the life of an entrepreneur, who rose from the cotton fields of the South to become a successful self-made American businesswoman. [Created by her great-great-granddaughter, A'Lelia Bundles.]

    Tilden, Samuel J. - Forgotten U.S. President - Free teleplay about the US Presidential election of 1876 and Samuel Tilden, who won the popular vote but lost the electoral college vote.

    Spotlight Biography: Elections and Voting - Article on three people who changed the electoral landscape in America: Andrew Jackson, Lucretia Coffin Mott, and Carrie Chapman Catt.

    Murrow, Edward R. - Portrait of Edward R. Murrow, a journalist who dared to uphold freedom of thought in a time of McCarthyism.

    Eastman, George - The story of George Eastman, and the transformation of photography.

    Green, Hetty - All about the Witch of Wall Street, who died the world's most famous miser.

    Garrison, William Lloyd - A study of Garrison's views on non-resistance, their influence in the abolitionist movement, and lessons for the future. By Ernest Crosby

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