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A Perfect Fit

How the New York garment industry helped shape American society.

A Long Dark Journey into Light

Plays drawn from his own turbulent life are the subject of a new Eugene O'Neill documentary.

A Life in Letters

The irascible John Adams shows a different side in his writings to his wife Abigail.

Alexander Hamilton

Alexander Hamilton shapes the future of America.

Ben Franklin

Benjamin Franklin learns diplomacy from continental thinkers.

2005 National Humanities Medalists

Riding High

Photographer Ralph R. Doubleday captures the early days of rodeo.

Discovering St. Augustine

A workshop brings teachers to the site of the nation’s oldest European settlement.

The Woman Who Would Be King

An exhibition reveals the reign and destruction of an ambitious Egyptian queen.

From Battlefield to Bungalow

Easy-to-assemble structures find a place in the twenty-first century.