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      Liberty Bell CenterJuly 3, 2013
      Historic Site
      • Philadelphia, United States

      What better way to celebrate the 4th of July than with one of the most prominent symbols of freedom? Liberty Bell doesn't ring anymore, but check out this photo from 1959 when it still did! Read more

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      Liberty Bell CenterJuly 3, 2013
      Historic Site
      • Philadelphia, United States

      It's not JUST an oversized bell with crack in it -- it's the iconic Liberty Bell! Take a trip in history and check out this photo of President Kennedy's viewing of the Liberty Bell in 1962! Read more

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      MonticelloJuly 3, 2013
      Historic Site
      • Charlottesville, United States

      President Franklin Roosevelt described Thomas Jefferson as "a great gentleman" in a speech at the Monticello on the 4th of July. Read the entire address paying homage to Jefferson's greatness here! Read more

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      Crandon Park BeachJuly 3, 2013
      Beach
      • Key Biscayne, United States

      As you celebrate your 4th of July dipping your toes in the sand, lounging on a beach towel, and eating slices of watermelon, check out this photo of President Nixon in a parade right on Crandon Blvd! Read more

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      Unicoi State ParkJune 24, 2013
      Park
      • Helen, United States

      After spending a nice day at Unicoi Park, why not sit back and relax by a cooling poolside for your Independence Day like the scene shown here in the photo? Read more

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      The White Houseedited June 28, 2013
      Government
      • Washington, United States

      As you drift around the rooms of the White House this July 4th, check out this cool declaration from President Franklin D. Roosevelt! How can you not feel patriotic after reading it? Read more

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      Harriet Island Regional Park on Great River PassageJune 24, 2013
      Harbor / Marina
      • Saint Paul, United States

      Having fun celebrating the Fourth of July? Just remember not to have TOO much fun and forget to pick up your trash as shown here from this photo taken in 1973! Read more

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      National Archives and Records AdministrationJune 24, 2013
      Museum
      • Washington, United States

      As the Fourth of July quickly approaches, check out this fun cartoon from 1905 by Clifford Berryman warning readers of the potential dangers of those fireworks! Read more

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      MonticelloJune 24, 2013
      Historic Site
      • Charlottesville, United States

      Why not celebrate July 4th right at one of the founding fathers' homes -- Jefferson's Monticello? While here, check out this diary entry from President Truman telling about his visit here in 1974! Read more

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      Statue of LibertyJune 24, 2013
      Landmark
      • New York, United States

      Celebrate the Fourth of July with Lady Liberty herself! As you take the ferry over from Battery Park, take a peek at this photo from 1984 when she went through some restoration. Read more

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      National Air and Space MuseumJune 17, 2013
      Science Museum
      • Washington, United States

      While looking at all the cool air crafts this July 4th, take a look at this photo from 1986 depicting the U.S. Air Force band performing. Let freedom ring indeed! Read more

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      Fulton StJune 17, 2013
      Road
      • New York, United States

      While celebrating your Fourth of July festivities in the Big Apple's Financial District, check out this photo from 1986 depicting crew members enjoying their Independence Day as well! Read more

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      Independence HallJune 17, 2013
      Historic Site
      • Philadelphia, United States

      Come to Independence Hall to relive the historical moments where the founding fathers first drafted the Declaration of Independence this Fourth of July! Take a look at this display from 1776! Read more

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      The National MallJune 17, 2013
      Park
      • Washington, United States

      Stroll around the National Mall, eat a hot dog, and enjoy all the things the nation's capital has to offer this Fourth of July. Check out this photo of DC's annual fireworks display from 2005! Read more

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      Joint Base Pearl Harbor-HickamJune 17, 2013
      Military Base
      • JBPHH, United States

      Like the RIMPAC 2006 Exercise shown here, America has brought together people from so many different nationalities. This July 4th, take time to celebrate not just Independence Day, but all Americans! Read more

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      Statue of LibertyJune 17, 2013
      Landmark
      • New York, United States

      Come celebrate the Fourth of July at the Big Apple! Lady Liberty never looked better with all those fireworks exploding about her. Read more

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      Submarine Force Library & MuseumJune 12, 2013
      Museum
      • Groton, United States

      Where are you going to see the fireworks this Fourth of July? Why not go to America's primary submarine base in New London, CT? It's the "Submarine Capital of the World"! Read more

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      City Hall PlazaJune 12, 2013
      Plaza
      • Boston, United States

      Come to the annual Boston Harborfest this July 4th to relive American colonial and maritime history. While there, check out this photo of the US Navy marching in and around the City Hall Plaza! Read more

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      US Marine Corps War Memorial (Iwo Jima)June 12, 2013
      Landmark
      • Arlington, United States

      The Fourth of July isn't just a celebration of American independence, but a time to remember all those who've helped shape our nation, whether they have a monument or memorial or not. Read more

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      Unicoi State ParkJune 12, 2013
      Park
      • Helen, United States

      What are you doing this Fourth of July? Why not go to Unicoi State Park, GA, where family fun ranges from camping and hiking to maybe even turtle races like the one pictured here from 1975! Read more

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