The first Black woman to have a regularly published comic strip, Ormes gave form to the political and social concerns of Black Americans.
The 1927 art and literature magazine only ran for a single issue, but “proved an integral component of Harlem Renaissance cultural production."
It's all birds and flowers and kittens in these greeting cards. May they, as one of the cards says, keep winter from your heart.
Puerto Rican queers produced theater and film that made them mainstays of the New York underground arts movement of the 1950s and ’60s.
The cult of relics dates back to the second and third centuries, when Christian martyrs were often killed in ways that fragmented the body.
Get inspired for Halloween with these hand-curated historical images from JSTOR's Open Community Collections!
Freely available images and other primary source materials from the JSTOR Open Community Collections and Artstor Public Collections.
Or, better dyeing through chemistry.
A 2017 study for an 80-story wooden structure in Chicago was an opportunity to examine the potential for the building material's future.
Vivid hues in everyday products became eye-popping reality in the early twentieth century.