Articles with keyword "Boston"
The Appalachian Mountain Club is the nation’s oldest nonprofit conservation and recreation organization, established in 1876 to promote exploration and conservation of nearby wilderness areas and, in particular, the pristine White Mountains of New Hampshire.
Tempers flare when Colonial Bostonians debate what do to with violence in their city.
An online encyclopedia created at the University of Michigan includes thousands of documents detailing the U.S. response to the 1918 flu crisis.
How turn-of-the-century libraries found a new resource in photography.
Joseph Urban brought European design and craftmanship to Ziegfeld's extravaganzas.
An "unwilling participant" in the American Revolution writes from her fortified Cambridge, Massachusetts, home.
How Jill Lepore went from Harvard office temp to Harvard professor.
An influx of undesirables at the end of the nineteenth century hit Boston's elite rather hard.