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Articles with keyword "Colonialism"

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New Money in New Spain

Colonial opulence had to be displayed behind closed doors.


The Rallying Cry

How the word "Liberty" moved from a spiritual definition to a revolutionary one.


On-Site with NEH: A Dakar Journal

Twenty-five high school teachers are immersed in French-speaking West Africa.


Pioneer for Peace

Architect of the Armistice Agreements in the Middle East, Ralph Bunche was the first African American to receive the Nobel Peace Prize.


Discovering St. Augustine

A workshop brings teachers to the site of the nation’s oldest European settlement.

Sixteenth-century Spanish vessels


Underwater Clues

Two of Florida's oldest shipwrecks reveal colonists' hopes.

Photograph of Fort Ross


Russian Dreams of an American Colony

Fort Ross on California's rocky coast contained an oasis of Russian refinement.

La Virgen de Guadalupe


The United States of Mestizo

A term of conquest and miscegenation now describes a cosmopolitan identity and worldview.