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Growing up as a slave in the early 1800s on the eastern shore of Maryland, Frederick Augustus Washington Bailey suffered. That suffering helped forge a man who impacted American history like few others.


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The night thousands of Nazis packed Madison Square Garden for a rally - and violence erupted

On Feb. 20, 1939, 22,000 members of the German American Bund, a pro-Nazi group, took over the venue that stars still consider a peak achievement if you can fill it up. That night, it was a full house for Bund leader Fritz Kuhn, who had become a household name as the "American Hitler. "


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