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The Ace of Aces

Many Ohioans know the name Edward “Eddie” Rickenbacker–our state’s own “Ace of Aces”–for his famous exploits as a member of the 94th …

A Christmas Gift for President Lincoln

The period of November 15th through December 21st, 2014, marks the 150th anniversary of Major General (and native Ohioan) William Tecumseh Sherman’s …

A Short Summary of a Journey…

Two hundred years ago, the United States was still deeply embroiled in the War of 1812, a conflict with Great Britain that …

Codename: Operation Neptune

Today marks the 70th anniversary of the pivotal invasion at Normandy, widely known as D-Day, which took place on June 6, 1944. …

“Pity Draws Over It a Veil”

Most Americans have spent this week celebrating our national holiday of Independence Day, but the early days of July also mark a …