Articles with keyword "Nineteenth century"
The misfit journalist felt at home in the marginalized world he wrote about.
On Manhattan's nineteenth-century African-American community
Women's shoes in the early nineteenth century were ideal for doing nothing.
Abraham Lincoln's legal papers reveal a surprising cache of sundry clients and dramatic litigation.
Margaret A. Hogan discusses the letters and lives of John and Abigail Adams.
In the manuscript culture of the pre-print age, a lost world of poetry has been rediscovered.
With Henry David Thoreau, winter walks can quickly turn into "frolic gambols."