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Wilbur Wright, left, and Orville Wright.  (AP Photo/File)
Wilbur Wright, left, and Orville Wright. (AP Photo/File)
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Wright brothers’ mechanic honored at Ohio museum

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) -- The man who built the engine for Orville and Wilbur Wright's first powered aircraft has finally gotten his due.

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Getty Images / Joan Christian
Getty Images / Joan Christian
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Celebrating the hot dog

July is national hot dog month.  On this July 4th weekend we'll take a look at this all-American edible icon.

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President Lincoln
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Historians Unravel Lincoln Note Mystery

The cryptic note penned by Abraham Lincoln identifies its recipient only as "my dear Sir" and has a small section carefully clipped out.

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Portrait of Susan B. Anthony on her 50th birthday, 1870 (Wikicommons)
Portrait of Susan B. Anthony on her 50th birthday, 1870 (Wikicommons)
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Is Old Locked Safe Linked to Susan B. Anthony?

Historians in Rochester are eagerly awaiting the opening of an old safe that could be linked to women's rights advocate Susan B. Anthony.

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Digging Up History in South Jersey [Slide Show]

This past Saturday, I headed out to Fieldsboro, NJ to join archaeologists, Monmouth University students, volunteers, and Friends of the White Hill Mansion on a perfect spring afternoon to dig for history on the banks of the Delaware River. Click through the gallery for some photos of the dig:

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Tetra Images, Getty Images
Tetra Images, Getty Images
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NJ Veteran Who Lost Dog Tags in WWII, Gets Them Back

A New Jersey man has been reunited with the dog tag he lost in France during World War II.

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Map of Virginia, discovered and as described by Captain John Smith, 1606; engraved by William Hole. (Wikicommons photo: Library of Congress)
Map of Virginia, discovered and as described by Captain John Smith, 1606; engraved by William Hole. (Wikicommons photo: Library of Congress)
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Scientists Find Evidence of Cannibalism at Jamestown Settlement

Scientists revealed Wednesday that they have found the first solid archaeological evidence that some of the earliest American colonists at Jamestown, Va., survived harsh conditions by turning to cannibalism.

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History of US Bombings, Failed Attempts

Here is a list of some of the worst bombings in the U.S. dating to the 1800s, including some famous attempts that failed:

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NJ Blimp
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Forgotten NJ Airship Crash Recalled 80 Years Later

History buffs will gather this week near the New Jersey coast to commemorate a major airship disaster.

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Christmas Light strand
NOT the first Christmas Light strands. But in N.J. (Craig Allen photo)
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First Christmas Lights Were In New Jersey [PHOTOS]

Thomas Alva Edison was called "The Wizard Of Menlo Park."  And, the prolific inventor certainly wasn't afraid to enhance his reputation through attention-getting stunts!

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