Dorothy Porter, a Black woman pioneer in library and information science, created an archive that structured a new field.
An enormous historical event that shaped New York City is not much spoken of today. In July 1863, ...
July 9 marks the 120th anniversary of Populist leader William Jennings Bryan’s famous "Cross of Gold" speech at the 1896 Democratic National Convention.
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The 150th anniversary of the end of the Civil War.