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Ednote

Editor's Note

This issue includes a conversation with the Jefferson Lecturer, and articles on Einstein, Grant, Frost, and painter Archibald Motley.

This woodblock print by Yoshu Shuen depicts a reception given by the Meiji Emper

Feature

The Odyssey of Ulysses S. Grant

After winning the Civil War and living in the White House, he decided to see the world.

Molly Brown's house in Denver

Curio

Capitol Hill Pad

Molly Brown's digs in Denver were unsinkable, too.

Don Pepe” and Henrietta Figueres, 1942

Statement

First Lady of the Revolution

An Alabama girl married into a revolution in Costa Rica.

Train crossing bridge

Curio

Wishing You Were Here

Collection of vintage postcards leaves its stamp.

Feature

Heroes of the Sky

The Wright brothers' twelve-second flight at Kitty Hawk launches the aerial age.

Trip to University of Nebraska-Lincoln Research Fair

By Brett Bobley

Report on a trip to University of Nebraska-Lincoln Research Fair.