The first First Lady to hit the campaign trail without her husband
By Meredith Hindley
A visit to Chestertown, Maryland.
Frankness and plain speaking made Carl Sandburg a celebrity.
Disney parking garage is world's largest.
Famed translators Pevear and Volokhonsky reach another milestone.
It was Uncle Tom's Cabin.
How Jill Lepore went from Harvard office temp to Harvard professor.
The Art of Martin Scorsese
How history was made and how it's being written
“We hold these truths to be self-evident,” wrote Thomas Jefferson in the Declaration of Independence.
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The Transformation of “Advice and Consent”
Who Was Westbrook Pegler?
The original right-wing takedown artist
By David Witwer
The Strange Politics of Gertrude Stein
Was the den mother of modernism a fascist?
By Barbara Will
Friends of Rousseau
Some of the people he has influenced don't even realize it.
By Leo Damrosch
The Other Jefferson Davis
The U.S. Capitol, as we know it today, would never have existed without Jefferson Davis.
By Guy Gugliotta
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