Articles with keyword "Civil War"
Robert Smalls commandeered a Confederate ship to escape from slavery in South Carolina.
Elizabeth Brown Pryor talks with NEH Chairman Bruce Cole about her dual careers as a historian of antebellum America and a highly decorated diplomat working for the State Department.
The moral and political dilemmas of the time seem so clear in retrospect.
Entrepreneur and onetime gubernatorial candidate Lewis Lehrman talks to NEH Chairman Bruce Cole about Abraham Lincoln’s pivotal speech in 1854.