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Articles with keyword "twentieth century"

Conversation

Bridging Two Worlds

Writer Bette Bao Lord speaks with NEH Chairman Bruce Cole about blending Chinese and American culture in her life.

Building a tub boat.

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School of Hard Knots

It takes patience and cunning to learn the traditional way of Japanese boats.

cover of Proud to Be

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A Soldier's Words

An anthology of writings by veterans.

Lady Bird Johnson and hostesses aboard the Lady Bird Special

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Lady Bird Special

The first First Lady to hit the campaign trail without her husband

Dust jacket, Nights Out

Curio

Tasteful Pleasures

Corner Houses Were an Anchoring Presence in Cosmopolitan Soho.

A still from "The Soul of Youth." 1920

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Film as Argument

The early disputatious days of American movies.

Portrait of Carl Sandburg

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A Workingman's Poet

Frankness and plain speaking made Carl Sandburg a celebrity.

Still from "The Red Shoes"

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Saving Grace

How the Film Foundation restored The Red Shoes and is preserving cinematic history.