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Veterans Day

Are veterans visiting your school this Veterans Day? Even if your students won't have the chance to learn from veterans in person, they can listen to and read the words of veterans from World War I to the present day, thanks to the Library of Congress. FIND OUT MORE »

Learning Resources

Explore the experiences of American soldiers

Lithograph, St. Mihiel, 1919, M. Toussaint, LoC Prints and Photos Division D.C.

Peruse every edition of the "official newspaper" of the U.S. Army fighting [...] »

Photo, A soldier of the 198th Infantry Brigade's 5th..., The Vietnam Archive.

Browse through a multitude of resources on Vietnam and the Vietnam War, [...] »

Letter,  July 22, 1861, Charles Huston, University of North Carolina

Relive major Civil War battles through the words of the soldiers who fought in [...] »

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Teaching Resources

Browse strategies for teaching about service

WWII Memorial. Teachinghistory.org

What meanings does the World War II Memorial in Washington, DC, have? [...] »

Photo, Hollem Howard, 1944, Women are contributing their skills to the, LoC.

Immerse your students in World War II battles, veterans, and services for [...] »

Screencap, IWitness Intro Video, IWitness Main Page, 15 May 2012

Delve into 20th-century history with Holocaust survivor and witness testimonies. [...] »

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Test your military and Veterans Day knowledge!

Photo, Spc. Crisma Albarran UH-60 [...], March 14, 2010, U.S. Army, Flickr

Women have fought in every U.S. war, but only recently have they gained [...] »

Letter, Henry Clinton to John Burgoyne, August 10, 1777, Henry Clinton, Clements

Benedict Arnold wasn't the only spy in the American Revolution. Take this quiz [...] »

Veterans Day is for everyone who fought for the U.S.—including those who [...] »

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