Examining the ingredients—time, grain, government regulations—that have made bourbon an enduring national favorite.
Duncan Hines, Cake Mix Maker Extraordinaire
Duncan Hines was not created by a marketing department. Born in Bowling Green, Kentucky, in 1880, he became an amateur restaurant critic.
Who Was Daniel Boone?
Who was the man who became an American icon? Daniel Boone was a frontiersman, pioneer, political figure, ally of Native Americans, and more.
The Early American Origins of Political Terms
What does stump speech and pork barrel mean? A short lexicon of American political terms.
Finding Your Place in Letters
For scholars of American history, letter-writing makes historical research possible.