In This Issue May/June 2009
Volume 30, Issue 3Leon Kass, the 38th Annual Jefferson Lecturer.
An influx of undesirables at the end of the nineteenth century hit Boston's elite rather hard.By Vincent J. Cannato
An exquisitely fine pencil drawing hanging in a bedroom at Tudor Place in Georgetown in the nation’s capital has a tragic tale to tell that is lacking in some basic details.By Steve Moyer
Histories of bicycle racing often give in to hagiography, but historian Christopher S.By Steve Moyer
From Maria Mitchell and the Sexing of Science, Renée Bergland’s NEH-supported biography of one of America’s first professional astronomers.By Steve Moyer