Here is a preview of some of the blog posts I plan on writing about in the future. This list should also give you a better idea about the people, places, and things from American history that interest me the most!
See something you’re super interested in? Is my list missing something you’d like to learn more about? Write a comment and I’ll see what I can do!
-Early history of the Smithsonian Institution
-Zora Neale Hurston’s stories from Of Mules and Men
–Happy Days are Here Again (song used in the FDR presidential campaign)
-Interesting articles and topics originally published in Advertising Age
–Lucky Strike cigarette advertising campaigns from WWII and before
–Your Hit Parade radio show
-Interesting items from the Warshaw Collection of Business Americana (At the Smithsonian)
–L. Frank Baum and his Oz stories
–Buckwackers in Missouri (Civil War)
-Edwin Porter’s The “Teddy” Bears (1907 silent film)
-19th century American slang