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Montana's hot springs were pockets of peace and luxury on the frontier.
By Elizabeth Martin
The story of Cathay Williams, the only known female Buffalo Soldier.
By Anna Maria Gillis
Wyoming recalls the Hispanic baseball players who made up the Sugar Beet League.
By Amy Lifson
Minnesota examines the treaties between the United States and American Indians.
By James Williford
Illinois explores the history of the profession shared by L. Frank Baum, Benedict Arnold, and Johnny Appleseed.
By Corinne Zeman
Washington celebrates photojournalist Margaret Bourke-White.
U-boats off the coast of Virginia.
By Emilie Raymer
The naughty nineteenth-century circus.
By Daniel Noonan
Pennsylvania soldiers dodging the Civil War.
Vietnam War through the eyes of a South Dakota artist.
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Humboldt in the New World
Journeying through South America, Alexander von Humboldt sought nothing less than "the unity of nature."
Done with Tolstoy
Famed translators Pevear and Volokhonsky reach another milestone.
By Kevin Mahnken
A Workingman's Poet
Frankness and plain speaking made Carl Sandburg a celebrity.
By Danny Heitman
The Blue Humanities
In studying the sea, we are returning to our beginnings.
By John R. Gillis
Ralph Waldo Emerson
What accounts for Emerson's endurance as a writer?
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