Sunday, September 6, 2015

Sunday Night Odds and Ends

A few things online that caught my attention this week:


The Museum of the Bible

Defining public humanities

Company towns

Should we use "United States" instead of "Union" when we teach the Civil War?

College-educated millennials are becoming nuns

1815 map of George Washington's university

Vintage airline posters

Thomas Jefferson rented slaves

New books in African American intellectual history

More on Evangelicals and Trump

What is Labor Day?

What as found at an archaeology dig at the Red Bank battlefield?

Saul Cornell on originalism

Jon Rowe on David Barton's latest "word salad."