Documents in Detail: The Webster-Hayne Debates

The Webster-Hayne Debates (1830) will be the focus of the 20 NOV 2019 Documents in…

Women’s Rights & Roles: The Early Republic

In anticipation of the 100th anniversary of the ratification of the 19th Amendment granting women…

MacArthur’s Return to the Philippines

On 20 October 1944, American forces under General Douglas MacArthur landed in the Philippines, establishing…

Does the Presidency Function as the Founders Intended?

[caption id="attachment_36053" align="alignleft" width="307"] Professor Stephen F. Knott[/caption] In his new study of the presidency,…

As the SCOTUS Term Begins: Teaching What Free Speech Means

The first Monday in October traditionally opens the Supreme Court’s yearly term. To mark this…

Alexander Hamilton: Founding Father of the Commercial Republic

The theme of this year’s Teaching American History Saturday webinars is American Minds. Prominent scholars…

Saturday Webinar: Henry Clay

American Minds Webinar Live show to air at 11am, Saturday, 2 NOV 2019, with a…