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Facing Freedom: the Civil War and Violent Outrages
This post is an excerpt from the temporary exhibit at the Anderson County Museum. We hope that you’ll come visit the exhibit to see the complete story. The Civil War The election of Abraham Lincoln sent ripples through political …
Facing Freedom: Anderson County’s Path Toward Reconstruction
This post is an excerpt from the temporary exhibit at the Anderson County Museum. We hope that you'll come visit the exhibit to see the complete story. The Nature of Slavery Approximately 40% of North America’s African slaves entered …
Merry and Bright: History Behind Christmas Lights
If you have been out and about in Anderson County this past week, you may have noticed that it’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas. Businesses have put out their displays, homes are strewn with colorful lights and …
8 Research Tips To Help You On Your Next Paper
#1: Pick something interesting to you. Researching is much more fun when you like what you are learning about. Choose topics that interest you. #2: Interviews are great primary sources. Find someone who is knowledgeable about the subject you …

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