The bridge where Ed Johnson met his tragic fate.

Chattanooga vs the Supreme Court

The 1906 criminal case against Ed Johnson in Chattanooga, Tennessee
Jonathan Edwards

Jonathan Edwards in a New Light

There was more to him than fire and brimstone, says Marilynne Robinson
FBI Missing poster: 1964. Andrew Goodman, James Chaney, and Michael Schwerner

Freedom Summer activists honored

Slain civil rights workers, subjects of Freedom Summer documentary, will posthumously receive the Presidential Medal of Freedom on November 24
Portrait of Louisa Catherine Adams

The Founding Fathers in a Digital Age

The papers of the Founding Fathers - personal letters, private diaries, even financial records - reveal the humanity beyond the statues, portraits, and memorials

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An Endowment-wide initiative to promote understanding of the military experience and to support returning veterans.

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Explore the Humanities

Websites, apps, and digital projects supported by NEH grants

Lecture Date: November 25, 2014

Corn and Khrushchev

Library Program Date: November 29, 2014

Family Adventures in Reading

Exhibition Date: December 1, 2014

The Way We Worked in Palm Harbor

Exhibition Date: December 1, 2014 - December 31, 2014

Southwest Michigan in the Civil War

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