State and federal officials announced on Tuesday that they had located the site of the Maryland cabin where the Underground Railroad conductor lived as a young adult.
Harriet Tubman, Frances Seward and Martha Wright shared a political cause and residency in Auburn, N.Y. “The Agitators,” by Dorothy Wickenden, tells the story of their joint crusade.
Women’s suffrage is the story of a political revolution — with all sorts of parallels to today.
What if the people who appeared on our $5, $10 and $100 bills weren’t just (mostly) dead former presidents?
Monticello is shrine enough for a man who wrote that “all men are created equal” and yet never did much to make those words come true.
Some Black Americans never considered buying a gun. Until now.