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Mexican / Civil Wars

"[W]e form one country now...make your sons Americans."

--Robert E. Lee

Story #1: David Crockett

1789-1836

David Crockett
00:00 / 10:56

Story #2: William Travis

1809-1836

William Travis
00:00 / 04:48

Story #3: Remember the Alamo!

1836

Remember the Alamo!
00:00 / 07:43

Story #4: Sam Houston

1798-1863

Sam Houston
00:00 / 27:09

Story #5: How the Mormons Came to Settle Utah

1847

How the Mormons Came to Settle Utah
00:00 / 23:56

Story #6: Finding Gold in California

1849

Finding Gold in California
00:00 / 07:07

Story #7: The Start of the Civil War

1861

The Start of the Civil War
00:00 / 03:44

Story #8: Robert E. Lee - Part 1

1807-1870

Robert E. Lee - Part 1
00:00 / 09:43

Story #9: Robert E. Lee - Part 2

1807-1870

Robert E. Lee - Part 2
00:00 / 08:09

Story #10: Ulysses S. Grant - Part 1

1822-1885

Ulysses S. Grant - Part 1
00:00 / 13:56

Story #11: Ulysses S. Grant - Part 2

1822-1885

Ulysses S. Grant - Part 2
00:00 / 16:24

Story #12: Thomas "Stonewall" Jackson

1824-1863

Thomas "Stonewall" Jackson
00:00 / 04:31

Story #13: A Teamster at Gettysburg

July 1863

A Teamster at Gettysburg
00:00 / 08:24

Story #14: Little Eddie the Drummer Boy

Little Eddie the Drummer Boy
00:00 / 08:09

Story #15: Samuel and Julia Ward Howe

1801-1876 and 1819-1910

Samuel and Julia Ward Howe
00:00 / 15:08

Story #16: A Pen Picture of Abraham Lincoln

A Pen Picture of Abraham Lincoln
00:00 / 10:23

Story #17: Barbara Fritchie

1766-1862

Barbara Fritchie
00:00 / 11:44

Story #18: The Surrender at Appomattox

April 9, 1865

The Surrender at Appomattox
00:00 / 07:21

Story #19: Dorothea Dix

1802-1887

Dorothea Dix
00:00 / 14:59

Story #20: The Sanitary Commission

The Sanitary Commission
00:00 / 08:43

Story #21: Clara Barton

1821-1912

Clara Barton
00:00 / 20:49

Story #22: Foes Become Friends

Foes Become Friends
00:00 / 09:44

Story #23: The Brave Men Who Fought 

for the Union

The Brave Men Who Fought for the Union
00:00 / 05:25