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“A Simple and Effectual Remedy” for St. Anthony's Fire and Whooping Cough in the Late Eighteenth Century

Justine Ahlstrom.

in OAH Magazine of History

September 2005; p ublished online September 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: United States History. 1533 words.

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“A Slave in Algiers”: A Letter from a Captured American, September 1812

Steven Mintz.

in OAH Magazine of History

May 2006; p ublished online May 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: United States History. 1358 words.

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“A Sort of Double Writing”: They Fly at Çiron's Generic Identities

Jeffrey Allen Tucker.

in American Literary History

December 2012; p ublished online September 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Literary Theory and Cultural Studies; United States History. 9637 words.

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“A State of Health: New Jersey's Medical Heritage.”

Janet Golden.

in Journal of American History

December 2001; p ublished online December 2001 .

Journal Article. Subjects: United States History. 940 words.

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“A Stupendous Mirror of Departed Empires”: The Barnum Hippodromes and Circuses, 1874–1891

Bluford Adams.

in American Literary History

January 1996; p ublished online January 1996 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Literary Theory and Cultural Studies; United States History. 0 words.

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“A Test of Sentiments”: Civil Aviation, Alliance Politics, and the KLM Challenge in Dutch-American Relations

Giles Scott-Smith and David J. Snyder.

in Diplomatic History

November 2013; p ublished online May 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International History; United States History. 14133 words.

For the best part of three decades, from 1946 until 1977, civil aviation played a central role in Dutch-American diplomatic relations, consistently causing major friction at the highest...

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A Truthful Impression of the Country”: British and American Travel Writing in China, 1880–1949

Madeline Y. Hsu.

in Journal of American History

December 2002; p ublished online December 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: United States History. 511 words.

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“A Very Pleasant Way to Die”: Radiation Effects and the Decision to Use the Atomic Bomb against Japan

Sean L. Malloy.

in Diplomatic History

June 2012; p ublished online April 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International History; United States History. 15593 words.

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One of the distinguishing characteristics of the atomic bombs used against Hiroshima and Nagasaki was their accompanying radiation effects. The...

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“A Wagner Act for Public Employees”: Labor's Deferred Dream and the Rise of Conservatism, 1970–1976

Joseph A. McCartin.

in Journal of American History

June 2008; p ublished online June 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: United States History. 15645 words.

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1898: A War of the World

Louis A. Pérez.

in OAH Magazine of History

March 1998; p ublished online March 1998 .

Journal Article. Subjects: United States History. 0 words.

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“A War within Our Own Boundaries”: Lyndon Johnson's Great Society and the Rise of the Carceral State

Elizabeth Hinton.

in Journal of American History

June 2015; p ublished online June 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: United States History. 6889 words.

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“A Wide Anticommunist Arc”: Britain, ASEAN, and Nixon’s Triangular Diplomacy

Wen-Qing Ngoei.

in Diplomatic History

November 2017; p ublished online March 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: United States History; Diplomatic History; International History. 13243 words.

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President Richard Nixon’s triangular diplomacy succeeded because a “wide anticommunist arc” of U.S. allies in Southeast Asia had confined the...

“A Woman's Place is … in the Curriculum:” A Teacher Training Conference

in OAH Magazine of History

April 2003; p ublished online April 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: United States History. 92 words.

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“A Woman's War: Southern Women, Civil War, and the Confederate Legacy.” Museum of the Confederacy, 1201 East Clay St., Richmond, VA 23219

Susan Prendergast Schoelwer.

in Journal of American History

December 1997; p ublished online December 1997 .

Journal Article. Subjects: United States History. 0 words.

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“A Worth-While Living from the Soil”: The Farmlet in Southern California from the Late Nineteenth Century to World War II

Eileen V Wallis.

in The Western Historical Quarterly

April 2018; p ublished online February 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Canadian History; US History (Immigration and Ethnicity); Western US History; Social and Cultural Anthropology; Management of Land and Natural Resources (Social Science). 11070 words.

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The American West has a long tradition of informal or backyard agricultural production. Such enterprises were urban and suburban instead of rural,...

1948: A Year of Significance

Michael H. Creswell.

in Diplomatic History

January 2011; p ublished online December 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International History; United States History. 1573 words.

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Aaron Henry

Overview page. Subjects: United States History.

(b. 2 July 1922; d. 19 May 1997),

civil rights activist and politician. Born in Dublin, Mississippi, to sharecroppers who encouraged him to get an education, Aaron Henry joined the...

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Aaron, Henry Louis (born 1934), Baseball Player

in Encyclopedia of African American History, 1896 to the Present: From the Age of Segregation to the Twenty-first Century

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History; United States History.

baseball player, baseball executive, civil rights advocate, and businessman. Henry Louis “Hank” Aaron was born and raised in Mobile, Alabama,

Aaron McGruder

Overview page. Subjects: United States History.

Since its creation by Aaron McGruder (b. 29 May 1974), The Boondocks has filled mailbags of newspaper editors across the country with congratulatory and condemning letters. Taking on racial...

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Abandoned: Foundlings in Nineteenth-Century New York City. By Julie Miller. (New York: New York University Press, 2008. xiv, 319 pp. Cloth, $75.00, ISBN 978-0-8147-5725-3. Paper, $23.00, ISBN 978-0-8147-5726-0.)

E. Wayne Carp.

in Journal of American History

December 2008; p ublished online December 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: United States History. 486 words.

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