Articles with keyword "Nineteenth century"
Western Americanist and native Californian David Igler on sea captains who sought their fortunes
After much debate, not a little anguish, and defining of terms, Park Service confirmed site of hostilities between Indians and soldiers
Exact location of Sand Creek conflict had gone missing
James McNeill Whistler and John Ruskin battled over what makes a work worthy to be deemed art
Over a hundred seventy years after its birth, the Charles W. Morgan makes its way through New England's waters.
A privileged view into the literary mind
A favorite of Old Hickory, she made him seem kinder than he was. Why?
Historically, iron foundries could fire the imagination or soothe the visual palate.