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Lincoln Memorial Centennial Harks Back to History

By Kay Coles James, Secretary of the Commonwealth of Virginia On May 30, 1922, thousands gathered on the National Mall to dedicate the Lincoln Memorial....

Thanksgiving Day Fun Facts

Thanksgiving: A History of Giving Thanks United States Census Bureau In the fall of 1621, the Pilgrims—early settlers of Plymouth Colony—held a 3-day feast to celebrate...

Black History’s Unsung Hero of the Civil War

By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Senior National Correspondent Educated and ambitious are terms most historians use to describe Christian Abraham Fleetwood, born free and...