Articles with keyword "twentieth century"
Low platforms helped passengers in getting on and off streetcars and resulted in decreased running times and fewer accidents.
“Voice registers the weird sexiness of reading poetry, the illusion it enables of a private tryst between author and reader.” So says Lesley Wheeler, an English professor at Washington and Lee Univers
“The issue of keeping the French language alive in Louisiana,” says Dana Kress, a professor at Centenary College in Shreveport, “is always accompanied with great wailing, much pulling of hair, and fev
In the early days of basketball, the girls from Fort Shaw Indian School took on all comers.
Two neighborhoods—Montmartre and Montparnasse—helped shape Picasso and a generation of innovators.