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When it comes to building an audience and driving traffic, bloggers are turning to social media with record results. Instead of relying on organic search or (gasp) IRL friends, successful bloggers ...
We Had No Idea What Alexander Graham Bell Sounded Like....
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Frances Willard - Forgotten Feminist
Florence Harding - Wild Child
In 1920, when Warren G. Harding was running for President of the United States, he had secrets to hide, many secrets; and they all had female names. In fact, one of his mistresses is the only perso...
The Edison Ore-Milling Company
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Sophia Hayden (1868 - 1953) designed the Women's Building for the World's Columbian Exposition in Chicago, 1893. It was beautiful, admired, and won an award, and even though she had an architecture...
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Godey's Lady's Book, published from 1830 until 1898, was the most widely circulated American magazine before the Civil War. It was best known for its hand-tinted fashion plates, illustrations, and ...