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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

Photo, Summer 1863, Brooklyn Historical Society

What role did Brooklyn play in the War Between the States? [...] »

Screencapture, USS Indianapolis Survivor

Wes Cowan of PBS's History Detectives interviews USS Indianapolis survivor L.D [...] »

Screencapture, American Experience: The Bombing of Germany

This American Experience documentary recounts the story of the Anglo-American [...] »

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A letter from Jasper Barney, LOC

Historian Chandra Manning analyzes Civil War letters from black and white Union [...] »

Letters from U.S. soldiers during the Philippine-American War reveal [...] »

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!

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 [...] »

Does the movie "Glory" depict historical accuracy or wholesale fiction? [...] »

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