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firstname.lastname@example.orgConfederate Gen. Braxton Bragg and Union Gen. Don Carlos Buell were the key leaders for their troops during the Civil War Battle of Perryville. Though both men represented very different interests during the Battle of Perryville, they shared some...
Including the American Revolution, the United States has participated in 12 major wars since the republic was founded. All but two were photographed. (The Mexican-American War of 1846-48 was the first to be documented with cameras, but just a few pictures...
He had never been in the smoky, confusing haze of gunfire. Never watched helplessly as strong young men fell dead in front of him. Until the Battle of Antietam, William Reichard didn't know war. Reichard, barely 20, left Allentown in the summer of...
A misnomer about Cinco de Mayo is that it's Mexican Independence Day. It's not. "Mexican Independence Day is Sept. 16, " said Juan Gonzalez, a Spanish professor at Northern State University. Cinco de Mayo -- May 5 in Spanish -- marks the date in...
It's a Catholic thing. It's an immigrant-underdog thing. It's an acoustic-punk thing. There are many reasons why, for the last 10 or 11 years — the precise number is lost in the fog of memory — the L.A. Chicano band Ollin has celebrated St....
email@example.comOn a small stage near a country church that witnessed some of the bloodiest fighting in American history, a U.S. Army general told several hundred people the story of a 15-year-old private who received the nation’s highest military honor during...
Sep 29, 2012 |Story| AM News
May 24, 2013 |Story| Los Angeles Times
May 16, 2013 |Story| Allentown Morning Call
Apr 27, 2013 |Story| Aberdeen News
Mar 16, 2013 |Story| Los Angeles Times
Sep 17, 2012 |Story| Herald Mail
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