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What were conditions like before Revolutionary War?

Bill Federer recounts circumstances leading up to epic conflict

AMERICAN MINUTE

Early America had more abolitionists than people realize

Bill Federer recalls prominent 19th-century anti-slavery activists

AMERICAN MINUTE

They don't make mountain men like this anymore

Bill Federer remembers famous frontiersman who was a living legend

AMERICAN MINUTE

The massive but unheralded industry that makes the world tick

Bill Federer remembers huge economic impact of hardworking people working on seas, waterways

AMERICAN MINUTE

The woman who saw more war than most soldiers

Bill Federer remembers selfless work of humble schoolteacher

AMERICAN MINUTE

90 years ago today, 2 continents were linked

Bill Federer remembers aviation hero's historic flight across Atlantic