Skip to main content

Articles with keyword "Congress"

Injured troops from the 3rd Battalion, 16th Infantry


How the GI Bill Became Law in Spite of Some Veterans’ Groups

The G.I. BIll represented a new deal for veterans


David McCullough, Chronicler of America

The Librarian of Congress looks at David McCullough's retelling of the American story.


Women of Influence

NEH Chairman Bruce Cole talked recently with ABC and NPR news analyst Cokie Roberts about her most recent book, Founding Mothers, and the role women played in the early days of the Republic.

Robert Smalls


A Voyage to Freedom

Robert Smalls commandeered a Confederate ship to escape from slavery in South Carolina.

Wayne Miller


Impertinent Questions with Wayne Miller

On the odd and brainy Claiborne Pell