Seeing the Elephant

"Seeing the Elephant" is the term Civil War soldiers used to describe their…


Freedom's Call Essay Contest

In 2013, the Tennessee State Museum hosted the original Emancipation…


Voices of the Vigil

The plight of Soviet Jews, persecuted and imprisoned for practicing Judaism or…


Detroit Historical Society Past>Forward Exhibitions

Prior to 2012, the Detroit Historical Museum had its share of strategic issues.…


Beyond Pontiac's Shadow: Michilimackinac and the Anglo-Indian War of 1763

British fur traders, officers, and soldiers occupied Fort Michilimackinac in…


Minnesota in the ‘70s

Minnesota in the '70s explores a pivotal decade in the state's history. As the…


In the Shadow of Kinzua: The Seneca Nation of Indians Since World War II

From 1960 through 1965, the construction of the Kinzua Dam in the Allegheny…


The Moton School Story: Children of Courage

The Robert Russa Moton Museum breaks new ground with the exhibit The Moton…


The Grant Wood Sleeping Porch at Brucemore

In 1925, the lady of Brucemore Irene Douglas paid a local artist $125 to design…