Sunday, October 5, 2014

Sunday Night Odds and Ends

A few things online that caught my attention this week:

New digitized Civil War collections at the Massachusetts Historical Society

David Swartz and Brantley Gasaway discuss progressive evangelicals

James Grossman, Executive Director of the American Historical Association, writes to the Jefferson County, Colorado school board regarding Advanced Placement U.S. History

Check out Ryan White's Springsteen: Album by Album

Bart Campolo: Humanist chaplain

Is religion really in decline in America?

John Turner reviews Zachary Hutchins's Inventing Eden: Primitivism, Millennialism, and the Making of New England

Kevin Levin reflects on the James McPherson book list

Megachurhes and African-American religion

Albert Gallatin

Wikipedia list of online newspaper archives

Is the college board politicizing U.S. history?

Cotton-field capitalism

Christianity and Mormonism are different

Chris Cantwell on Illinois workers, capitalism, evangelicals, and his grandfather

The Juntocast tackles Bernard Bailyn's The Ideological Origins of the American Revolution