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Black-Robed RegimentApr 4 2011Not technically a military force, the "Regiment" proved integral to the success of the American Revolution. [...] »
Black ConfederatesApr 4 2011Most African Americans (free or slaves) never joined the ranks of the Confederacy. Are there cases where individuals did? [...] »
Divided AllegianceApr 4 2011Being born in the United States was not always a guaranteed path to citizenship. [...] »
On Gendering the ConstitutionApr 4 2011The agitation among women’s rights activists over the language of the 14th Amendment. [...] »
On Telegrams and Telephone CallsMar 3 2011On the record and off the record communications between Washington and Birmingham in 1963. [...] »
Roosevelt's Tree ArmyMar 3 2011The work of the Civilian Conservation Corps in central New York State. [...] »
Animating the Home FrontMar 3 2011What happens when cartoon characters go to war? [...] »
Clinical ExperiencesMar 3 2011When did universities start making teaching students do student teaching? [...] »
Keep Your Top Eye OpenFeb 2 2011Boston abolitionists on the lookout for slave-catchers in 1851. [...] »
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