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The New York Public Library Has A Brilliant New Mapping Tool That History ... - Business Insider

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The New York Public Library Has A Brilliant New Mapping Tool That History ...
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That's not the cool part, since many of these maps are already available online in some form or another, if you know what to look for.
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Author Lee Sandlin On The History Of Tornado Chasing - St. Louis Public Radio

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Author Lee Sandlin On The History Of Tornado Chasing
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Tornados have been a source of fascination to author Lee Sandlin since he was a kid growing up in the Midwest.
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Student's Log: Final Entry

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This will be my final entry for #hist5702x. We've come a long way in a short time, and I'm very proud of what we've accomplished as a class. With just a few loose threads to tie up, it looks like o...
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These photographs were taken during the summer of 1963 to document protests conducted as part of a "Program of Action" undertaken by the African-American community in Farmville, Virginia....
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Welcome · Digital Public Library of America

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Where was the Digital Public Library of America when I was researching History Day in the 90s? Awesome! http://t.co/QtUqff1mdH #marchmemo14
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5 Life-Changing Laws We Can Thank Women For - ThinkProgress

5 Life-Changing Laws We Can Thank Women For - ThinkProgress | Public History Professional News and Insights | Scoop.it
ThinkProgress 5 Life-Changing Laws We Can Thank Women For ThinkProgress But, despite never having held more than 20 percent of seats in Congress, women have still managed to make an indelible mark on our nation's legislative history, serving as the...
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The Tour Expert - History of Spain and dates of Public Holidays | The Tour Expert

The Tour Expert - History of Spain and dates of Public Holidays | The Tour Expert | Public History Professional News and Insights | Scoop.it
Spanish History. The Tour Experts Comprehensive guide to the history of Spain. Also includes the dates of Public Holidays in Spain. (History of Spain and Dates of Public Holidays - Click here for Public Holidays...
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New Contenders Emerge in Quest to Identify Yale's First African-American ... - New York Times

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New Contenders Emerge in Quest to Identify Yale's First African-American ...
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Owner of Frank Lloyd Wright home seeks more time - azcentral.com

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New US National Museum Building Opens

New US National Museum Building Opens | Public History Professional News and Insights | Scoop.it
Access the official records of the Smithsonian Institution and learn about its history, key events, people, and research.
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Western Public History students rawk JBNBlog world - Blog.canoe.ca

Western Public History students rawk JBNBlog world - Blog.canoe.ca | Public History Professional News and Insights | Scoop.it
The “Public History 2014 group” at the Western Archives exhibition, Prof. Mike Dove at right. Courtesy of Prof. Michelle Hamilton. 161 Devonshire Ave. in a classic image courtesy of Joel Sherlock. On Wednesday last, which ...
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Save the Date: 2014 Fredric M. Miller Lecture in Public History - march

Save the Date: 2014 Fredric M. Miller Lecture in Public History - march | Public History Professional News and Insights | Scoop.it
The Fredric M. Miller Lecture in Public History is sponsored by the Mid-Atlantic Regional Center for the Humanities (MARCH) at Rutgers-Camden. Our co-sponsors this year are the Pennsylvania Humanities Council, the ...
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Henningsen: History And Ukraine - Vermont Public Radio

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When events seem to echo the past, pundits resume the old parlor game of drawing analogies to apply the so-called lessons of history. Was the Great Recession a return of the Great Depression?
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Breyer's dangerous dissent in McCutcheon (the campaign finance case) - Washington Post

Breyer's dangerous dissent in McCutcheon (the campaign finance case) - Washington Post | Public History Professional News and Insights | Scoop.it
Breyer's dangerous dissent in McCutcheon (the campaign finance case) Washington Post According to Progressive advocates of constitutional protection for freedom of expression, the more active a role played by government, the more important it is to...
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Thousands of Historic Maps Released by New York Public Library | History Today

Thousands of Historic Maps Released by New York Public Library | History Today | Public History Professional News and Insights | Scoop.it
RT @OHASSTA: History - Thousands of Historic #Maps Released by New York Public Library http://t.co/dIVW5Uu0rA
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Historic Randolph Houses in Harlem Finally Set for Renovation

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The city plans to announce on Monday a construction project that will transform A. Philip Randolph Houses into a mixed-income development of public and private housing.
    
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A History and Overview of Black-Identity Public Affairs TV | Broadcasting While Black | THIRTEEN

A History and Overview of Black-Identity Public Affairs TV | Broadcasting While Black | THIRTEEN | Public History Professional News and Insights | Scoop.it
Black public affairs television began in the late sixties as African-Americans took control of the streets -- and the airwaves. After decades of unfair (We continue the tradition of Black-Identity Public Affairs Broadcasting.
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Tweet from @History_Pics

RT @History_Pics: The Beatles giving their final public performance, on the roof of the Apple building, London, 1969. http://t.co/0RW9KdLbtB
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Montgomery's Outdoor Landmarks: Archives sculpture chronicles Alabama history - Montgomery Advertiser

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Montgomery's Outdoor Landmarks: Archives sculpture chronicles Alabama history
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The 2005 bronze map of Alabama on the grounds of the Alabama Archives and History Building is a collaborative effort.
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Actual Raises for Faculty - Inside Higher Ed

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Actual Raises for Faculty
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Last year, the AAUP found that the average salary for a full professor at a doctoral, independent private institution was $167,118, more than $40,000 more than the comparable average at public institutions.
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Michael Collins’ last shilling on display at military museum

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Coin was only piece of money in Collins’ pockets the day he died.
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What is “sustainable public history”? | Public History Commons

What is “sustainable public history”? | Public History Commons | Public History Professional News and Insights | Scoop.it
Members of the NCPH Public History and Environmental Sustainability Task Force have been actively engaging these questions. In a newly-released White Paper, the Task Force writes that “Sustainability's broadly accepted ...
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A cry for help: collegial syllabus revision | Public History Commons

A cry for help: collegial syllabus revision | Public History Commons | Public History Professional News and Insights | Scoop.it
My public history courses are complicated. Over the eight years since I took over as Director of Public History at the University of Maryland Baltimore County (UMBC), I have found myself juggling and re-juggling course content ...
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If History Is a Guide, Crimea's Enthusiasm Might Not Last - New York Times

If History Is a Guide, Crimea's Enthusiasm Might Not Last - New York Times | Public History Professional News and Insights | Scoop.it
If History Is a Guide, Crimea's Enthusiasm Might Not Last New York Times This week, economists have warned repeatedly that Crimea, if it is absorbed, will prove a serious drag on Russia's budget, but their arguments have been drowned out in the...
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