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Vigil Strange I Kept on the Field One Night by Walt Whitman

Vigil strange I kept on the field one night; When you my son and my comrade dropt at my side that day, One look I but gave which your dear eyes return’d with a look I shall never forget, One … Continue reading

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Council of War John Rogers

I saw this at a museum. Lately I’ve been ignoring the European Art selection in museums, because I feel like that’s all I see. I’m trying to expand my horizons. Plus, I just saw 12 Years a Slave, so this … Continue reading

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A March in the Ranks Hard-Prest, And the Road Unknown

I was fortunate enough to have a teacher in the 8th grade who revered Walt Whitman’s poetry. We did a unit on him, which was probably also a crossover unit as well. In the 8th grade, we studied American History … Continue reading

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Gettysburg: 150 Years later (and not Fortinbras)

July 1st through 3rd marked the 150th anniversary of the end of the battle of Gettysburg. First of all, cheater!  There is a woman at the end of this video who is cheating!  She should be ashamed of herself. Second … Continue reading

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