As 2021 draws to a close, we're taking a look back at some of the more engaging and intriguing questions that the History Hub community has fielded this year. Several have been featured as our "Questions of the Week" and highlighted on the National Archives' social media accounts including Twitter and Facebook.
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For anyone who remembers the old Oregon Trail video game, see this thread to locate sources and records from the actual Oregon Trail.
The disappearance of the pioneering aviator Amelia Earhart remains as compelling a mystery as ever. History Hub has received several questions regarding her disappearance.
Also known as a "Glomar Response," this question explores the government's use of the enigmatic phrase "…we can neither confirm nor deny…"
This user would like to know if donated collection of documents stamped 'Top Secret' were still considered classified.
Thanks to the entire History Hub community for helping to provide answers, suggestions, and encouragement to all the users who have come to History Hub for help with their questions. Your help is invaluable!