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Masthead of the Hermanner Volksblatt


Ben Franklin’s German-Language Newspaper

Foreign-language newspapers provided insights into immigration and cultural history

photo of a dog-sled team


Dog vs. Airplane

The race to save Nome from a diphtheria outbreak

Portrait of Stéphane Mallarmé


Playing Against Type

What happened when Stéphane Mallarmé reimagined the book.

"I ask no quarter and I fear no foe." —William Goebel, 1899


The Late Governor Goebel

Governor Goebel: He fought, killed, and was killed.


The Unconventional Willa Cather

After conquering the world of New York publishing, an ambitious writer returns to her Nebraska roots to find inspiration.


Uncharted Territory

Google guru Vinton Cerf talks with NEH Chairman Bruce Cole about the Internet's role in the humanities.


Not Just Another Ice-Cream-Suit-Wearing, Pen-Wielding Master of the Statusphere

NEH Chairman Bruce Cole speaks with Tom Wolfe about his role as the Balzac of our times.

Woman on Phone


Take My Husband, Please

Wife finds her husband practices both medicine and burglary.

San Francisco in the early 1900s


Impertinent Questions

Newspaper Contest in 1908 asked "When Is It Time to Go Home?"

Philip Lampi


The Orphan Scholar

Philip Lampi's lifelong quest to document elections of the early Republic.