Curators at The National World War II Museum solve readers’ artifact mysteries.
President George Washington happily agreed to Congress’ request for a national day of thanksgiving in 1789. His opponents declared that he’d overstepped his constitutional bounds.
America’s fascination with the Civil War may not have changed much since Tony Horwitz explored the South in Confederates in the Attic, but Horwitz said the way people are invested in the history has shifted. Published in 1999, Confederates in the Attic…
Megan Kate Nelson looks at Confederate Brig. Gen. Henry Hopkins Sibley’s invasion of New Mexico and concurrent Indian campaigns