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What is the key line in Franklin D. Roosevelt's second inaugural address? [...] »

What can a photograph of Franklin D. Roosevelt in 1932 reveal? Donald A. [...] »

Donald A. Ritchie, Historian of the U.S. Senate, asks how a political [...] »

Watch J. Douglas Smith discuss the Massive Resistance policy enacted by U.S [...] »

Watch Smithsonian curator Barbara Clark Smith discuss John Smith’s Map of [...] »

Chandra Manning discusses the song “John Brown's Body,” and how music can be [...] »

Historian Rosemarie Zagarri reads the Declaration of Independence closely, [...] »

Historian Chandra Manning analyzes Civil War letters from black and white [...] »

Whitman Ridgway outlines some of the context in which the Bill of Rights was [...] »

Absolving the guilty and punishing the innocent. Historian Elizabeth Reis [...] »