Articles with keyword "Nineteenth century"
Life on a nineteenth-century whaler was thrilling, tedious, and often disgusting.
The Exhibition Hall at the Wagner Free Institute of Science in Philadelphia, with its original systematic scheme of cherry-wood cabinets dating from the 1880s, provides a rare view of a Victorian scie
Communications revolution set in motion by optical telegraph and early telephone.
The neighborhood where Henry David Thoreau took shelter was home to Concord's "abandoned" slaves.