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Why Did Abraham Lincoln’s Secret Service Fail?

Why Did Abraham Lincoln’s Secret Service Fail?

The assassination of Abraham Lincoln sent shockwaves through the country that can still be felt today, a hundred and fifty years later. The country had just been through a brutal civil war, the process of Reconstruction was just beginning, and a single gunshot at Ford’s Theater robbed the country of its central figure. It was …

Quem foi Abraham Lincoln? [+16] ( subtitled )

Welcome to Entretenimentos Diversos. Let’s find out who Abraham Lincoln was! Have you ever stopped to ask yourself who Abraham Lincoln was why he became so well known? Not? So let’s know this and other curiosities! Attention: The video is for informational purposes only! The person: Born in Hodgenville, February 12, 1809, Abraham Lincoln was …

🇺🇸🇺🇸La HISTORIA de ESTADOS UNIDOS de AMÉRICA🇺🇸🇺🇸 en 20 minutos

🇺🇸🇺🇸La HISTORIA de ESTADOS UNIDOS de AMÉRICA🇺🇸🇺🇸 en 20 minutos

United States of America, the first superpower, economically, politically, militarily technologically and culturally of the world, is without a doubt the most influential nation of our time. This great country has achieved to keep the hegemony in the world since the early 20th century, consolidating specially during the two World Wars. But, how is that …

West Virginia Shouldn’t Exist

West Virginia Shouldn’t Exist

There’s no stranger political division in the United States than between Virginia and West Virginia, and through most reasonable interpretations, it should not exist. The eastern part of Virginia played a very important role in the American colonies, and later in America. Four of the first five US Presidents were Virginians. Just before the Civil …

War & Expansion: Crash Course US History #17

War & Expansion: Crash Course US History #17

Hi, I’m John Green, this is Crash Course U.S. history and today we’re going to discuss how the United States came to acquire two of its largest states, Texas and…there is another one. Mr. Green! Mr. Green! I believe the answer you’re looking for is Alaska. Oh me from the past, as you can clearly …

The Treasury Pillars History

The Treasury Pillars History

The Treasury Pillars standing in Pioneers Park, Lincoln Nebraska look like they could be from an ancient Roman temple. Standing 36 feet tall and weighing over 30 tons, these 4 columns come from the U.S. Treasury Building in Washington D.C., but how is it they arrived in the middle of the United States? Their history …