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Articles with keyword "Nineteenth century"

Image raking for oysters off Tally's Point Reef, Chesapeake Bay, wood engraving

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Oyster Wars

Wayward Watermen of the Chesapeake Bay

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Them Is Fightin' Words

An attempt at summing up NEH-funded Daniel Justin Herman’s intriguing Hell on the Range (Yale University Press, 2010) could wind up sounding like an allegory: Into Pleasant Valley there once

Image of  stained glass window

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Stained-Glass Heaven

The Bosco-Milligan Foundation / Architectural Heritage Center in Portland has preserved hundreds of stained-glass windows from the mid to late nineteenth century, including work from the celebrated Po