The original War of 1812 Star-Spangled Banner, the flag that inspired Francis Scott Key to write the song that would become our national anthem. Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History in Washington
Frederick Fritz Pollard ~ Frederick Douglass "Fritz" Pollard (January 1894 – May was the first Black American head coach in the National Football League (NFL). Pollard along with Bobby Marshall were the first two Black American players in the NFL in
Lincoln and Sojourner Truth read in a photo of Franklin C. Courter’s “Lincoln Showing Sojourner Truth the Bible Presented Him by the Colored People of Baltimore.” Only black and white images of the painting remain, the original was destroyed in a fire.
Bloody Lane, Antietam National Battlefield - In September of 1862 soldiers were killed in what was the bloodiest one-day battle in American History. Phantom gunfire, shouting and singing has been reported in the area known as "Bloody Lane".