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Articles with keyword "Colonialism"

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New Money in New Spain

Colonial opulence had to be displayed behind closed doors.

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The Rallying Cry

How the word "Liberty" moved from a spiritual definition to a revolutionary one.

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On-Site with NEH: A Dakar Journal

Twenty-five high school teachers are immersed in French-speaking West Africa.

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Pioneer for Peace

Architect of the Armistice Agreements in the Middle East, Ralph Bunche was the first African American to receive the Nobel Peace Prize.

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Discovering St. Augustine

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

Sixteenth-century Spanish vessels

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Underwater Clues

Two of Florida's oldest shipwrecks reveal colonists' hopes.

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Russian Dreams of an American Colony

Fort Ross on California's rocky coast contained an oasis of Russian refinement.

La Virgen de Guadalupe

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The United States of Mestizo

A term of conquest and miscegenation now describes a cosmopolitan identity and worldview.