Jamie Montgomery failed, but his case set a precedent that ended chattel bondage in Scotland 12 years later
Long before it became Margaritaville, Key West was a boom town built on bad news
With malice toward none, with charity toward all, the president seeks to binds the wounds of the nation
Composer's greatest gift was an ear for the simple and the sweet
For a century and a half, wealthy northerners built their fortunes off sugar, rum, and human misery
Underground Railroad's "Moses" is portrayed with determination and courage
Coalition of slaveholders and conservative abolitionists offered black Americans a land of 'liberty'
News from the Civil War community
Obscure Union general learns that only hard, long fighting and logistics will win the war
Leland Stanford bribed, stole, and murdered his way to fame and acclaim
David M. Potter's scholarship explains how the North saw Southern rhetoric as 'crying wolf'