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February 2016 Table of Contents

12/3/2015 • American History Magazine

FEATURES

Party Crasher
Ronald Reagan’s 1976 presidential bid gave a mantra to far-right Republicans. There is no such thing as too conservative
by H.W. Brands

John Ford’s Mythic West
The silver screen vision of the Old West owed its existence to the Navajos of Monument Valley
by Victor A. Walsh

The Bones of Rose Lane
A major archaeological find raises a question: Who owns history?
by Per Skovkjaer Sand

Un-Erasing Tammany
The forgotten Lenape sachem was once the patron saint of American liberty
by Dennis Maurizi

By Soil or By Blood
A San Francisco-born man of Chinese descent expanded the definition of American citizenship
by Ron Soodalter

DEPARTMENTS

Letters

Mosaic

Encounter
Alexander Graham Bell tries to save James A. Garfield

Game On
The one and only Yogi

Déjà Vu
Patriot kings

Cameo
William Trotter takes on the Klan

Editor’s Note

Interview
History twister Sarah Vowell

Reviews

Top Bid
Money in the bank

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