Articles with keyword "Slavery"
Familiarly known as the “Ocean State,” Rhode Island’s full official name includes “and Providence Plantations,” words the state legislature has resolved to drop.
The neighborhood where Henry David Thoreau took shelter was home to Concord's "abandoned" slaves.
Long indecipherable letters, written in ink made from crushed seeds, are now readable through spectral imaging.
As the sesquicentennial nears, a selection of past, present, and future humanities projects.
In 1860, John C. Breckinridge ran for president against Lincoln, and broke the Democrats in two.