Brooklyn Students Headed To Washington For Gettysburg Address AnniversarySome Brooklyn students were set to head to Washington, D.C., this week, to participate in the 150th anniversary of the Gettysburg Address.
Union Square Monuments Get Cleaned Ahead Of Independence DayIndependence Day is just two days away and New York City wants to make sure some of its monuments are ready for the celebration.
Copy Of Signed Emancipation Proclamation Sells At Auction For More Than $2 Million Only two people bid on the rare document and they were on the phone. The winner, David Rubenstein, loves American history and appreciates documents of freedom.
Memorial To Honor Fallen Servicemen In MiddletownA two acre site has been chosen for a reflecting pool surrounded by flowering trees, one for each Connecticut service member who died in the war.
Basketball Rules, 'Emancipation' Copy Up For AuctionJames Naismith wrote the 13 rules nearly 119 years ago. The physical education instructor invented basketball as a winter activity for a YMCA in Springfield, Mass.