Emmett Till's family has donated his original casket, found rusting in a shack at an Illinois cemetery, to the National Museum of African American History and Culture, set to open in The anniversary of his murder is Friday.
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George Reeves Superman costume from the 1950s - Smithsonian Museum of American History - 2012-05-15 by dctim1, via Flickr #Smithsonian
The original Star Spangled Banner: Photo courtesy of the Smithsonian's National Museum of American History
American History project idea...could assign a president or important historical figure to each student.
Smithsonian Museum of American History, DC
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Elizabeth Burgin; one of my favorite Revolutionary War spies. A page from her diary is on display in the National Archives Building in Washington, D.C.
One of Abe Lincoln's top hats at the American History Museum.
Never before had a military strategy been so concise and well thought out; if only other armies had thought to win by not losing. I don't see how the Confederacy lost with such an amazing plan.