- Which Is the Real Confederate Flag?, via @nytimes https://t.co/AvxJveBr80 07:38:28 AM June 26, 2017 from NYTimes for iPad - Breaking N...
- The Kiwis’ Edge in America’s Cup: Drones, via @nytimes https://t.co/fDOhCWgXL0 07:14:00 AM June 23, 2017 from NYTimes for iPad - Breaking N...
- Stories About Disability Don’t Have to Be Sad, @nytimes publishers turn down young author w great idea https://t.co/TqiKp4o2ax 06:56:29 AM June 21, 2017 from NYTimes for iPad - Breaking N...
- In Russia, Even History Is a Perilous Place for Dissent, via @nytimes https://t.co/DtIFTshPk4 06:39:28 AM June 21, 2017 from NYTimes for iPad - Breaking N...
Tag Archives: slavery
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
My posts will resume this week after a few weeks off to travel to the U.K.–next installments will be on American foreign policy in the Civil War, the subject of my current research in London at the British Library and … Continue reading
Where do you go to find the best history? There are so many choices! Museums, battlefields, exhibits, galleries, and walking tours. It is summertime and that means a chance to explore American history sites and tours. Sometimes, we experience the … Continue reading