Prehistory and cultures. Archaeological evidence shows that the Pacific Northwest was one of the first populated areas in North America. Both animal and human bones dating back to 13,000 years old have been found across Washington and evidence of human habitation in the Olympic Peninsula dates back to approximately 9,000 BCE, 3,000 to 5,000 years after massive flooding of the Columbia River ...
In 1585, Raleigh's men settled on the small island off the coast of modern-day North Carolina. Relations with the Native American inhabitants were peaceful at first, but as the colonists' supplies dwindled, amity dwindled too. The colonists left in 1586 after beheading the local Indian chief, Wingina.
Nov 09, 2009 · In 1636, Harvard University was the first institution of higher education established in the United States in Cambridge by a vote of the Massachusetts Bay Colony.
The Valley of the Shadow Project at the University of Virginia has created a wonderful resource for anyone interested in the Harper's Ferry Raid. There are pictures and short biographies of all the conspirators, accounts of eyewitnesses, newspaper reports and editorials on the raid, Brown's trial and execution, a timeline, maps, and much more.
• In 1950, Graham founded the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association. The association relocated to Charlotte, North Carolina in 1999 and has international offices in Hong Kong, Tokyo, and Buenos Aires. • Graham preached to live audiences of 210 million people in more than 185 countries and territories.
Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Inc. (ΦΒΣ) is a historically African American fraternity.It was founded at Howard University in Washington, D.C. on January 9, 1914, by three young African-American male students with nine other Howard students as charter members.
Oct 13, 2020 · 2,453 Likes, 108 Comments - University of South Carolina (@uofsc) on Instagram: “Do you know a future Gamecock thinking about #GoingGarnet? 🎉 ••• Tag them to make sure they apply…”