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I Study Appalachia History

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    Coal's Toll

    Friends I've met not yet- greetings from the deep woods of Green Lake, Maine! I got to this way-cool little cybersite by looking for folks that have done, or wish to do the AT..I'm very interested in App history because I've recently watched things on linktv and somewhere on...
    mayalisa mayalisa 41-45, F Feb 28, 2009

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    Skeletons In the Closet

    I have been told that we { my family} are related to both the Hatfields and the McCoys.
    PeaceOnEarth PeaceOnEarth 46-50, F 5 Responses Feb 27, 2009

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    The Lost Tribe

    I have never called any other place home other than these hills of eastern Kentucky. However, my family has not always been here, as they came from different states (and countries). The ancestry of each family in eastern Kentucky is as various as the surnames that are contained...
    PrecariousMe PrecariousMe 31-35, F Nov 25, 2011

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    Appalachian Trail

    It's no secret that I was shipped hither and yon during my teens. But over the course of a few years, here and there, I was able to 'hike' the entire trail From Maine to Georgia. Having some of my family in Kentucky, and hiking this 'trail' was what originally got me interested...
    Toby2day Toby2day 51-55, F 1 Response May 29, 2009

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    I am a writer, and one of my absolute favorite genres to write about is historical fiction. More specifically ancient historical fiction :D ever since my first ancient world...
    janicefromkansas janicefromkansas 18-21, F Jul 11

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    Okay so I'm in high school which is kinda important for my future and my career, I have to get high marks, it's summer now but I'm planning on studying hard this year, it's just...
    hgscgirl hgscgirl 16-17, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    My love for history began with the a American Revolutionary War. I loved learning about rebellions and how heroic the battles were. From then on, I went to learning about anything...
    WinterSkyout WinterSkyout 16-17, F 3 Responses Jun 30

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    It's strange, whenever I have to study for an exam I'm the most motivated person ever. I feel so empowered to do anything and everything except for study. And it's not even stupid...
    drakesimeon drakesimeon 18-21, M Jun 30

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    Yes I do. The history that we are taught in school is complete crap. Almost none of it is true. We are supposed to live under the constitution for the United states of America...
    Jericho7 Jericho7 36-40, M 9 Responses 3 days ago

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    Love it just love it, my favourite are the revolutions especially French Revolution and American war of independence, history is so great I can't believe people don't take it...
    kieran456 kieran456 13-15, M 2 Responses Jun 28

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    I am looking forward to others posting some history about where they live. So many historic and interesting towns and cities around the world it would be nice to learn a little bit...
    SAandME SAandME 46-50, M Jun 29

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    I find life in 15 century very exciting. Im into history fashion and the dresses people were wearing were just great. All this grace, beauty and difference to our awful clothes...
    angel8i angel8i 31-35, F 2 Responses Jun 30

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    Another year where our history is still standing :3 HAPPY INDEPENDENCE DAY!
    WinterSkyout WinterSkyout 16-17, F Jul 4

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    A little history to share......... 
    lovingRIZA lovingRIZA 51-55, F 2 Responses Jul 4

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    I am verging on obsessive when it comes to Prussian military history.
    ledarkknightess ledarkknightess 13-15, F Jul 6

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    July 9, 1947 On this day in 1947: In a ceremony held at the Pentagon in Arlington, Virginia, General Dwight D. Eisenhower appoints Florence Blanchfield to be a lieutenant colonel...
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M Jul 9

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    I have a history, no one ever believes me, but yeah, depression, suicide attempts, cutting, purging, drug addictions, alcoholism, and so much more. no one will ever understand.
    ahoyitsbailey ahoyitsbailey 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 11

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    This day on history will be remember as the day i made my Apple juice with 5 apples instead of 6.
    VictorFernando18 VictorFernando18 18-21, M 1 Response Jul 11

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    I am ashamed of my sexual history. I have done lots of mistakes that I regret and repent... hope I will never fall in the same mistakes again
    meemo70 meemo70 41-45, M 2 Responses Jul 15

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    I WANT TO KNOW HISTORY OF EP SINCE ITS BEGINNING, ITS AIM AND SOCIAL OBKECTIVES, ETC. HOW MUCH TOTAL MEMBERS ARE NOW? PLEASE G IVE DETAILS
    priyaranjansaha priyaranjansaha 61-65, M Jul 17

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    Hello people :) I am a psychology student who is keen to investigate how body shape is perceived and the stereotypes that are attached to it. In order to do this, I first need to...
    Gagushazzz Gagushazzz 18-21, F 3 Responses Jul 1

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    Ok me next. You aint studied me yet. The docs say me is fubar. Come study me. If you do you may see docs is fubar. And maybe you too. Lol.
    converted converted 46-50, M Jul 3

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    There was a guy who raised $50k for potato salad, why not help someone who wants to study? please help me, read my story here. http://www.gofundme.com/bd7rio
    CyrilOh CyrilOh 18-21 Jul 11

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    When I finally came open about my dad sexually abusing me, the police had taken me to my nan's where I lived ever since. I remember one of the days after the whole ordeal of police...
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    I'm studying abroad this September in Spain . I'm so excited 😄
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    At my school it's compulsory to study french and Japanese.
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    I really enjoy learning about new things. Many times I spend my free time in coffee shops, at home, libraries, parks, etc reading about esoteric topics. I taught myself web design...
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    "I will be studying sociology" to be precise. Gonna keep this short. I'm looking for someone who's educated in sociology and psychology. I'm doing 3 courses in college in...
    sidraa sidraa 16-17, F 3 Responses 5 days ago

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    I WANNA GO back studying so bad. I love the feeling of being in that uggh-so-many-things-to-do-so-little-time times. I love that having a cup of coffee in my left hand and flipping...
    iamnotshy iamnotshy 22-25 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I'm studying for my NASM CPT, personal trainer certificate.
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    I want to study in china, japan or Korea.
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    Gotta study for a maths exam :(
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    I would like to study and practice filmmaking - not in a film school, but with a group of like-minded people...
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    Not so sure about meeting bears along the trek
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    June 28, 1953 On this day in 1953, workers at a Chevrolet plant in Flint, Michigan, assemble the first Corvette, a two-seater sports car that would become an American icon. The...
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    Although the day has already changed in Europe, here it is the last 20 minutes of the 100th anniversary of the assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand and his wife Sophie in...
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    Yesterday , 29th June was 100 years to the assasination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand and his wife which caused the outbreak of the First World War , better known as the Great War.
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    June 29, 1967 On this day in 1967, blonde bombshell actress Jayne Mansfield is killed instantly on this day in 1967 when the car in which she is riding strikes the rear of a...
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    Spanky McFarland from the little rascals died on this day in 1993 (: , RIP Spanky. First Chevrolet Corvette rolls off the assembly lines in Flint, Michigan. 1953.
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    I am trying to learn French with the help of Duolingo. It is challenging but fun. And only takes like 30min a day.
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    June 30, 2013 On this day in 2013, 19 firefighters perish while battling a wildfire near Yarnell, Arizona. All were members of the Granite Mountain Interagency Hotshot Crew, an...
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    1st July 1882-1st July 1962.Dr.Bidhan Chandra Roy,an eminent Indian physician was born today .His birthday is celebrated as Doctors'Day in India.Happy Doctor's Day.
    restored87 restored87 46-50, F Jun 30

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    I can tell u the whole story of the civil war from start to finish
    Blackbelt4ever Blackbelt4ever 13-15, F 1 Response Jun 30

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    July 1, 2005 The last Thunderbird, Ford Motor Company's iconic sports car, emerges from a Ford factory in Wixom, Michigan on this day in 2005. Ford began its development of the...
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    I love learning about new and old religions :) I need help on what religion to research next (his is for fun but I want to major in this for collage)
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    MY WILL OF GOD. THANK YOU LORD FOR PROTECTING ME, SAVING ME, GUIDING ME, HELPING ME, BEING THERE FOR ME AND LOVING ME THROUGHOUT THIS JOURNEY.
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    July 2, 1989: Early in the morning, Africans on the Cuban schooner Amistad rise up against their captors, killing two crew members and seizing control of the ship, which had...
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