- A New Parchment Declaration of Independence Surfaces. Head-Scratching Ensues., via @nytimes https://t.co/bIH0kx08ZI 07:49:00 AM April 23, 2017 from NYTimes for iPad - Breaking N...
- ‘Sherlock Holmes of Armenian Genocide’ Finds Lost Evidence, w Bedross Der Matossian @UNLHistory @UNLincoln https://t.co/17kLMLIV5z 06:56:51 AM April 23, 2017 from NYTimes for iPad - Breaking N...
- ‘Sherlock Holmes of Armenian Genocide’ Finds Lost Evidence, via @nytimes new discoveries in history https://t.co/17kLMLIV5z 06:52:18 AM April 23, 2017 from NYTimes for iPad - Breaking N...
- Dolly Parton College Course Combines Music, History and Appalachia Pride, via @nytimes https://t.co/d3mffIfigW 06:45:09 AM April 23, 2017 from NYTimes for iPad - Breaking N...
Tag Archives: Civil War
I am looking forward to my upcoming talk on the Civil War in Alexandria, Virginia. I will be posting the materials from the talk soon, including the soldiers’ records, maps, and other records from the Hospital at Fort Williams in … Continue reading
The New York Times Opinionator Disunion series published my piece this morning “Been Workin’ on the Railroad.” This piece tells the story of Samuel Ballton, an enslaved railroad worker, who leaves slavery and joins the Union Army in the spring … Continue reading
On Wednesday evening, October 5th, over 400 patrons of the humanities gathered at the Joslyn Museum of Art in Omaha, Nebraska, for the 16th Annual Governor’s Lecture in the Humanities fundraiser. Eric Foner, author of The Fiery Trial: Abraham Lincoln … Continue reading
Google Lab’s Ngram viewer allows anyone to comb through over 5 million books for patterns and word trends in history. When Jean Baptiste Michel, et al., published their findings in “Quantitative Analysis of Culture Using Millions of Digitized Books,” they … Continue reading