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September 12th 2014

Between the American Revolution and the American Civil War the United States built a continental nation — and it also built a global empire. Projecting the reach of the United States throughout the world required the effort and determination of many Americans willing to cross vast ocean distances on sailing ships and steam-ships ... to negotiate, to trade, to battle, to proselytize, to explore.

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1200 E Seventh Street
Bloomington, IN 47405
812-855-3143 (Fax)
Joel Silver
Joel Silver - Director
(812) 855-2452