A few things online that caught my attention this week:
Tweeting the McNeil Center Paxton Boys/Conestoga Massacre conference at #paxtonconf
#whystudyhistory on Twitter
The Juntocast on the First Great Awakening And a nice plug for The Way of Improvement Leads Home by Roy Rogers. Roy gets it! :-).
A changing historical profession
Ice boxes vs. refrigerators
Millions of images from The British Library
David Morgan: American religious historian
What is your job? What is your career? What is your vocation? What is your life? Charles Mathewes explains.
Were swords used in antebellum duels?
Kevin Levin picks the year's best Civil War books
Strange Christmas cards from the 19th century
"I Heard the Bells on Christmas Day"
First steps toward publishing your book
Jesus was not white
Dana Gioia urges Catholic writers to "reoccupy" their own tradition
John Ferling talks about Jefferson and Hamilton
Marcia Bartusiak reviews Joyce Appleby, Shores of Knowledge: New World Discoveries and the Scientific Imagination
More on the Digital Public Library of America
Is The Sound of Music a racist movie that "secretly addresses our fascist dreams?"