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Jesse Owens, American Hero

Re-post in Celebration of the Start of the 2016 Olympics Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil Today’s post was written by Ms. Netisha Currie, Archives Specialist at the National Archives in College Park The new biographical movie about Jesse Owens,┬áRace, … Continue reading

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Jesse Owens, American Hero

Today’s post was written by Netisha Currie, Archives Specialist at the National Archives in College Park The new biographical movie about Jesse Owens,┬áRace, will be released in theaters this Friday, February 19th. The title has a double meaning – alluding … Continue reading

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