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  • Battle of Fort Stevens 155th Anniversary
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    Battle of Fort Stevens 155th Anniversary

    The Battle of Fort Stevens was fought in the northwest section of Washington, D.C., in July 1864, when Confederate forces under General Jubal Early probed the capital city’s defenses before…

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  • First Lady Melania Trump Participates in Reopening of Washington Monument
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    First Lady Melania Trump Participates in Reopening of Washington Monument

    First lady Melania Trump participated in the reopening of the Washington Monument on the National Mall.

    398 views
  • National Mall DDay Ceremony
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    National Mall D-Day Ceremony

    The Friends of the National World War II Memorial marked the 75th anniversary of D-Day with a ceremony at the memorial on the National Mall.

    1,108 views
  • DDay 70th Anniversary Commemoration
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    D-Day 70th Anniversary Commemoration

    A ceremony was held at the National World War II memorial to commemorate the 70th Anniversary of D-Day. Professor Craig Symonds, author of Neptune: The Allied Invasion of Europe and the…

    836 views
  • emBooker T Washington The Life and Legacyem
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    Booker T. Washington, The Life and Legacy

    Directed by William Greaves for the National Park Service, this film portrays the life of Booker T. Washington through reenactments, archival photographs and interviews with actors portraying…

    602 views
  • emIsland of Hope Island of Tearsem
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    Island of Hope, Island of Tears

    Island of Hope, Island of Tears is a 1989 documentary that screens every 30 minutes at Ellis Island National Museum of Immigration. Commissioned by the National Park Service, directed by…

    2,310 views
  • National Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony
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    National Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony

    President Trump and First Lady Melania Trump lit the National Christmas Tree in President’s Park just south of the White House during the National Park Service’s annual ceremony. The event was hosted…

    4,860 views
  • emDreams of Equalityem
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    Dreams of Equality

    The National Park Service commissioned this film for Women’s Rights National Historical Park in Seneca Falls, New York. It presents a recreation of the 1848 Women’s Rights Convention held…

    346 views
  • Understanding Combat and Fallen World War II Soldiers
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    Understanding Combat and Fallen World War II Soldiers

    Professor John McManus presented an illustrated lecture titled, “The Fallen American Soldiers of World War II: Their World of Combat.” This was part of a lecture series marking the 150th…

    616 views
  • American Battlefields as Sacred Ground
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    American Battlefields as Sacred Ground

    Professor Edward Linenthal talked about his book, Sacred Ground: Americans and Their Battlefields, using Little Bighorn Battlefield and the USS Arizona Memorial at Pearl Harbor as examples.…

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  • Underground Railroad Conductors
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    Underground Railroad Conductors

    Historians talked about Underground Railroad conductors and spy rings operating between New York, New Jersey, and Maryland. The event was part of the annual National Underground Railroad…

    710 views
  • Piscataway Park
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    Piscataway Park

    Lisa Hayes talked about the history of Piscataway Park, the Native American Piscataway tribal lands, and the visitors' experience. Piscataway Park in Accokeek, Maryland, sits directly across the…

    189 views
  • Behind the TV Series Underground
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    Behind the TV Series "Underground"

    Misha Green and Joe Pokaski, co-creators of WGN America’s television series “Underground,” joined actress Aisha Hinds in a panel discussion about the show’s background and historical…

    723 views
  • Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad Visitor Center Opening Ceremony
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    Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad Visitor Center Opening Ceremony

    State and local officials delivered remarks at the opening ceremony of the Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad Visitor Center in Dorchester County, Maryland. Speakers commemorated the…

    866 views
  • US Navy Marks 75th Anniversary of the Attack on Pearl Harbor
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    Pearl Harbor 75th Anniversary Commemoration

    The National Park Service and U.S. Navy hosted a 75th Anniversary Commemoration of the attack on Pearl Harbor at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam in Hawaii. Admiral Harris delivered the keynote address…

    2,858 views
  • Tour of Pearl Harbor Memorials
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    Pearl Harbor Attack and Memorials

    Daniel Martinez gave a tour of some of the Pearl Harbor attack sites and memorials on the island of Oahu that are part of the National Park Service World War II Valor in the Pacific…

    1,411 views
  • President and First Lady Light National Christmas Tree
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    National Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony

    President Obama and first lady Michelle Obama lit the national Christmas tree in President’s Park during the National Park Service’s annual ceremony.

    566 views
  • Pearl Harbor Attack Civilian Survivors
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    Pearl Harbor Attack Civilian Survivors

    Civilians talked about their experiences when Pearl Harbor was attacked by the Japanese on December 7, 1941. Topics included what life was like on Oahu before the war. Mr. Martinez moderated. This was a portion of…

    805 views
  • Pearl Harbor Oral Histories Part 2
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    Pearl Harbor Oral Histories, Part 2

    Oral history interviews from civilian and military survivors of the Pearl Harbor attacks of December 7, 1941, recorded by the National Park Service.

    201 views
  • Pearl Harbor Oral Histories Part 1
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    Pearl Harbor Oral Histories, Part 1

    Oral history interviews from civilian and military survivors of the Pearl Harbor attacks of December 7, 1941, recorded by the National Park Service.

    436 views
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