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A Brief History of Memorial Day - the unofficial start of summer, and the history behind it.

Some of the few remaining Civil War veterans marching in the annual Memorial Day Parade in 1922

Do you know the true origin of Memorial Day? It was founded by African-Americans in a ritual of remembrance and consecration in 1865. "The war, they had boldly announced, had been about the triumph of their emancipation over a slaveholders’ republic. They were themselves the true patriots," says historian David Blight in this Op-Ed. (Illustration: Owen Freeman)

Forgetting Why We Remember

・・・ For the earliest and most remarkable Memorial Day, we must return to where the war began. By the spring of after a long siege and prolonged bombardment,.

You need this simple and easy Baileys Cookies & Cream parfait in your party planning playbook. The combination of crunchy cookie crumbles, silky whipped cream, and a kick of flavor from Baileys makes for an irresistible weekend brunch treat. Just mix 1oz of Baileys™ Original Irish Cream into whipped cream and layer the whipped cream mixture and cookie crumbles in alternating layers. It’s the perfect chilled dessert for a summer BBQ, Memorial Day celebration or a night in with your girls!

You need this simple and easy Baileys Cookies & Cream parfait in your party planning playbook. The combination of crunchy cookie crumbles, silky whipped cream, and a kick of flavor from Baileys makes (Bake Treats Whipped Cream)

BY WALTER OPINDE  As you enjoy the weekend holiday memories as an American, do you really know the origins of the Memorial Day and who were behind its creation? Okay, the former (freed) slaves did it. This gives the Memorial Day an African-American origin. Currently, the Memorial Day in the U.S. is ...BY WALTER OPINDE  As you enjoy the weekend holiday memories as an American, do you really know the origins of the Memorial Day and who were behind its creation? Okay, the former (freed) slaves…

KNOW YOUR HISTORY: Memorial Day was started by former slaves on May, 1865 in Charleston, SC to honor 257 dead Union Soldiers who had been buried in a mass grave in a Confederate prison camp.

The origin of Memorial Day began in                    Columbus, Mississippi

A Real Story of Memorial Day

Memorial Day  Claim:   Former slaves reburied dead Union prisoners of war and held a cemetery dedication ceremony in Charleston in May 1865,...

Article describes talk given to a group of Wisconsin schoochildren at the Iwo Jima memorial.

Paige Patriotic Flag DIY Denim Shorts 29 These are one of a kind denim shorts - the stars and stripes are handpainted on. These were originally high rise bell canyon jeans. Great condition. Let me know if you have any questions. 16" across the waist. 9.5" rise. When measured in the middle, there's 2" inseam on one side and 1.5" inseam on the other - a bit uneven but that goes with the distressed look! Can be washed in the washing machine - I washed these separately on delicate.  Fourth of…

Paige Patriotic Flag DIY Denim Shorts 29

Paige Patriotic Flag DIY Denim Shorts 29 These are one of a kind denim shorts - the stars and stripes are handpainted on. These were originally high rise bell canyon jeans. Great condition. Let me know if you have any questions. 16" across the waist. 9.5" rise. When measured in the middle, there's 2" inseam on one side and 1.5" inseam on the other - a bit uneven but that goes with the distressed look! Can be washed in the washing machine - I washed these separately on delicate. Fourth of…

Memorial Day Crafts and a Short History of Memorial Day | FaveCrafts.com

13 Memorial Day Crafts and a Short History of Memorial Day

In this article, I detail the very impressive original vital statistics of the legendary battleship, USS NEVADA. I hope that everyone who reads this article will stand in awe of this famous American dreadnought.

Memorial to Army and Navy Nurses in Arlington National Cemetery

The Surprising (Women's) History of Memorial Day

Memorial to Army and Navy Nurses in Arlington National Cemetery

The Torch and the Poppy Emblem The Miracle Flower: Moina Michael's autobiography about the story of the Memorial Poppy. Originally Moina intended to use the simple red, four petalled field poppy of Flanders as the Memorial Poppy emblem. Moina was put in touch with a designer, Mr Lee Keedick, who offered to design a national emblem under contract. In December 1918 he produced a final design, which was accepted. This emblem consisted of a border of blue on a white background with the Torch…

The Torch and the Poppy Emblem The Miracle Flower: Moina Michael's autobiography about the story of the Memorial Poppy. Originally Moina intended to use the simple red, four petalled field poppy of Flanders as the Memorial Poppy emblem. Moina was put in touch with a designer, Mr Lee Keedick, who offered to design a national emblem under contract. In December 1918 he produced a final design, which was accepted. This emblem consisted of a border of blue on a white background with the Torch…

"Birthplace of Memorial Day? That Depends Where You’re From"

Many Claim to Be Memorial Day Birthplace

In honor of Memorial Day coming up on Monday, this week’s Poetry Pairing matches “Three Hundred Thousand More” by James Sloan Gibbons with the article “Birthplace of Memorial Day? That Depends Where You’re From” by Campbell Robertson.

Scottish sculptor Rob Mulholland has created a ghostly art installation in the woodland walk at the David Marshall Lodge in Scotland titled Vestige.

GHOSTS- make out of tinted glass, mirror or plastic as in- Scottish sculptor Rob Mulholland has created a ghostly art installation in the woodland walk at the David Marshall Lodge in Scotland titled Vestige.

The History and Beginnings of Memorial Day in the United States

Learn about how we celebrate memorial day and how it was formed in the United States. Memorial D

The revolutionary origins of Memorial Day and its political hijacking | Liberation School

The revolutionary origins of Memorial Day and its political hijacking