Portfolio: Images of War as Landscape
Whether they produced battlefield images of the dead or daguerreotype portraits of common soldiers, […]
Jerrie Mock: Record-Breaking American Female Pilot
In 1964 an Ohio woman took up the challenge that had led to Amelia Earhart’s disappearance.
When A Spaghetti Tree Hoax Caused A Nationwide Uproar
In 1957, BBC producers released a prank broadcast reporting that spaghetti grew on trees. They didn’t expect to be taken quite so seriously.
Ulysses S. Grant’s Humble Midwestern Roots
Author Jack Hurst discusses his new book, ‘America’s Hardscrabble General: Ulysses S. Grant From Farm Boy to Shiloh.’