Articles with keyword "Nineteenth century"
Benjamin Latrobe and his wife, Mary, helped newly inaugurated President James Madison and First Lady Dolley Madison furnish the White House.
From Charles Darwin: The Beagle Letters, a volume by the editors of the Charles Darwin Correspondence Project, which has been supported by NEH.
A young historian pours forth The French Revolution, blood and all, inspiring a generation of Victorian writers.
The Bloomsbury group broke ties with Victorian ideals and reimagined British art.
MASSACHUSETTS On July 5, 1852, while citizens across the country were still celebrating American freedom, Frederick Douglass, the country’s most prominent former slave, delivered arguably the century’