During the fall and winter of 1861-1862, Clark and many other officials in Santa Fe attended at least eight séances.
A look back on Nellie Bly and the era of "stunt-reporting."
In spring 1920, three men disembarked from a train in a high desert town. They had come on behalf of their friend Anson Mills, who had asked them to find his brother's grave.
Rediscovering the Gustavinos contributions to architecture.
How claims records and other documents serve as historical sources.
How could John Baylor have done such terrible thing and simultaneously be so effusively affectionate in his letters home?
What does stump speech and pork barrel mean? A short lexicon of American political terms.
For the past two months, I have been on a researching road trip through the West and Southwest—Colorado, ...
What can visual images tell us about the past? For most historians (who are not art historians), the ...
Where did the Secret Service come from?