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Articles with keyword "U.S. history"

Williamsburg today.

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My Own Private Williamsburg

A writer goes in search of W.A.R. Goodwin.

Fox Theatre in Atlanta

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Atlanta, School Teachers, and the History of Race Relations Mix in Summer Workshop

Visits to sites relating to city's Jim Crow past have lasting impact

Paula A. Michaels

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Impertinent Questions with Paula A. Michaels

On the Soviet experiment that became Lamaze.   

Silhouette of George Washington

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How to Be Presidential

George Washington was not born a leader but he carefully made himself into one.

<em>The Apotheosis of Washington</em>

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The Other Jefferson Davis

The U.S. Capitol, as we know it today, would never have existed without Jefferson Davis.

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Gangs of Baltimore

Election season in a city controlled by nativist hoodlums.

Last call: Detroit liquor store

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Going Dry

The Coming of Prohibition