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Articles with keyword "American history"

In Focus

She Sails Again

A replica ship from the War of 1812 brings a floating classroom to Michigan.

Actors from Slavery by Another Name

Feature

Re-enslaved

How African-American bondage came back after emancipation.

Hamilton's image superimposed on Wall Street buyer

Conversation

A Lot Like Us

Author Richard Brookhiser and NEH Chairman Bruce Cole discuss the modern sensibilities of America's Founders.

Feature

Honor Above All

From illegitimacy, Alexander Hamiliton rises to power, driven by ambition and his moral code

ruined railroad roundhouse

Curio

Railroad Melee

Tracking down a watershed moment for labor.