delanceyplace archive

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Daily Excerpt Subject

robert morris finances the American revolution -- 4/19/21

allen dumont and the origins of television -- 4/16/21

pirates -- 4/15/21

darwin is rescued by butterflies -- 4/14/21

mao and japan -- 4/13/21

the plight of loyalists -- 4/12/21

how norman rockwell got started -- 4/9/20

eisenhower, bernstein, blacklists, and lincoln center -- 4/8/21

caste, racism, and hierarchy -- 4/7/21

the birth of government debt -- 4/6/21

hamilton and jefferson staff the government -- 4/5/21

the rumba in cuba -- 4/2/21

da vinci's flight -- 4/1/21

electronic paper -- 3/31/21

amazon women -- 3/30/21

barnard -- 3/29/21

gilot and picasso -- 3/26/21

esperanza spalding -- 3/25/21

samurai steel -- 3/24/21

the norse gods -- 3/23/21

the first american convenience foods -- 3/22/21

frida kahlo miscarries -- 3/19/21

cleopatra was worth $96 billion -- 3/18/21

mule wrangling -- 3/17/21

pirate queen -- 3/16/21

billie holiday almost died in jail -- 3/15/21

astaire, astaire, and gershwin -- 3/12/21

cindy sherman -- 3/11/21

alpha males continued -- 3/10/21

mary wollstonecraft -- 3/09/21

zora neale hurston -- 3/8/21

the earliest days of television -- 3/5/21

the great depression: a real estate boom gone bust -- 3/04/21

hibernating bears and nasa -- 3/3/21

zora neale hurston, zombies, and haiti -- 3/2/21

dolley madison flees the capital -- 3/1/21

the greatest pitcher in baseball -- 2/26/21

quinine and africa -- 2/25/21

the human brain -- 2/24/21

paris before the revolution -- 2/23/21

who was jim crow? -- 2/22/21

mules and men -- 2/19/21

cuba in africa -- 2/18/21

your largest organ -- 2/17/21

czechs against germans -- 2/16/21