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Why is Alabama’s state flag a red X?

Though Alabama entered the Union in 1819, it wasn't until the state seceded from the Union in 1861 that Alabamans adopted a flag of...

A Brief History Of The Marine Barracks

Established in 1801, Marine Barracks Washington, is the "Oldest Post of the Corps" and has been the residence of every commandant of the Marine...

History of the United States Military Academy

The United States Military Academy–the first military school in the United States–is founded by Congress for the purpose of educating and training young men...

The Meanings of the Lincoln Memorial

Lauren takes us to the Lincoln Memorial in Washington DC. President Abraham Lincoln saw the United States through the Civil War, and ultimately abolished...

The Importance of the Battle of Gettysburg

The Battle of Gettysburg is one of the most significant events in the American history. It was one of the most influential battles that...

Meet Dr. Mary Walker: The only female Medal of Honor recipient

Out of the nearly 3,500 Medal of Honor recipients, only one was a woman, Dr. Mary Walker, who helped change the face of medicine...



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