In This Issue January/February 1997
Volume 18, Issue 1
President George Washington and architect James Hoban oversee construction of the White House, 1798.
Detail from Building the First White House, by N.C. Wyeth for the Pennsylvania Railroad.
Profiles of the 1996 Charles Frankel Prize Winners: Rita Dove, Doris Kearns Goodwin, Daniel Kemmis, Arturo Madrid, and Bill Moyers.By Mary Lou Beatty
A documentary film chronicles the life of Andrew Carnegie, the steel company mogul who rose from an impoverished childhood to become the richest man in the world.By Michael Gill