History Stories
CATEGORY: Founding Fathers
Why Politicians Are Talking About Duels (Again)
July 25, 2017

A Texas congressman takes aim at the possibility of an 'Aaron Burr-style' duel. Read More

Rare Wine from George Washington’s Presidency Found Behind Wall in New Jersey
July 12, 2017

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Rare Version of Declaration of Independence Found—In a British Archive
April 25, 2017

The second known parchment copy of the Declaration of Independence has been found—in England. Read More

11 Surprising Facts About Benjamin Franklin
January 15, 2016

Check out 11 little-known facts about the United States’ original renaissance man. Read More

7 Things You May Not Know About the Constitutional Convention
September 17, 2012

Explore seven surprising facts about the framers and the Constitutional Convention. Read More