Articles with keyword "Nineteenth century"
A Romantic Notion: One Scholar’s Lifetime of Devotion to the Letters of Robert Browning and Elizabeth Barrett Browning
The prolific Victorian writers have given him a very exciting and satisfying life
Calamity Jane spit, gambled, and dressed like a man and became a Western legend.
In the nineteenth century, making scrapbooks wasn't just for the hoi polloi. Celebrities like Mark Twain clipped and pasted, too.
An itinerant artist chronicles farm life in America.
For more than a century, Coney Island has stirred our senses.
President Lincoln, shot on Good Friday, was dead on Saturday, and mourned throughout the country on Easter Sunday, 1865.
Industrial Revolution made space for playthings for children.
The surprising history behind the world’s most famous collection of folk tales.