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Sampler March 21 , 2023

The American Civil War From a Postal Perspective When the southern states seceded from the Union in 1861, there was a need to continue postal service in the South. The Confederacy duplicated the…

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Sampler March 14 , 2023

Frederick Douglass: An American Icon Shortly after his escape from slavery, Frederick Douglass connected with the abolitionist movement, becoming one of its most important leaders, writers, and…

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Armchair Journeys February 20, 2023

The Silk Road, with David Pearce Travel along parts of the 2000-year-old trade routes that go from Asia to Europe through Kyrgyzstan, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Turkmenistan, and the Republic of…

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HokieBird heads to D.C. on business, runs into fellow Hokies

HokieBird went up to Washington, D.C. this week on a business trip and was greeted by maroon and orange when riding the Metro. Throughout D.C.’s Union Station, dozens of Virginia Tech ads are…

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