Found History

by Tom Scheinfeldt

December 15, 2008
by Tom Scheinfeldt

Honest Abe

Philadelphia’s Rosenbach Museum & Library explores our ongoing fascination with Abraham Lincoln with 21st Century Abe. Launching officially on Lincoln’s bicentennial on February 12, 2009, the site will present reflections on Lincoln’s legacy by leading scholars and artists. More interesting … Continue reading

October 31, 2006
by Tom Scheinfeldt
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A Handful for Halloween

Lots of bloggers are posting histories of Halloween today. Here’s a small sample, ranging from the Christian to the Socialist, from the synthetic to the sarcastic: (e)mergent Voyageurs Respect darkfairy99 OmniNerd Late Update (Halloween Bonus): It’s not a history of … Continue reading