October 20, 2019

Featured Image: Happy New Year 1915

The Seattle Star. (Seattle, Wash.), 01 Jan. 1915. Chronicling America: Historic American Newspapers. Lib. of Congress. … [Read more...]

Today in History: Submarines

Today in History–April 11–the Library of Congress features submarines. Although submarines were used as early as the War of 1812, the U.S. Navy acquired its first submarine on this day in 1900.  Find out about the first submarine to sink a battleship and more by visiting the Today in History section, then follow the links below to access related primary sources. Submarine primary source set Featured Image: Detail of Submarine Section Bushnell's American turtle one-man … [Read more...]