Terry Harris

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Failed objects: Bullet proof vests and design in the American Civil War

<i>Scholar Sarah Weicksel continues her exploration of Civil War clothing with a look at the bullet proof vest.</i><p>In late March 1862, Illinois officer John …

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Women Who Run: Why this doctor left her practice to run for Congress<p>This bakery's massive donut towers are bound to make your mouth water<p>Worker …

Poignant pioneers of photography: the American civil war - in pictures

http://www.theguardian.com/artanddesign/gallery/2013/may/06/met-museum-new-york-american-civil-war-photography<p>720<p>A landmark exhibition at the …

A Look at Some of the Most Powerful and Iconic Photography from the Civil War

The Civil War wasn’t the first war to be photographed, but the leaps and bounds that photographic technology had taken leading up to the war in 1861 …

A Brief History of Female Nurses in the Military, from the American Revolution to World War II (PHOTOS)

<i>Cate Lineberry is the author of THE SECRET RESCUE: An Untold Story of American Nurses and Medics Behind Nazi Lines ($27, Little, Brown)</i><p>For nearly four decades, the United States has honored its nurses with National Nurses Week, held between May 6 and May 12 -- the birthday of celebrated British …

Calvin Coolidge, rights pioneer?

Judging from some of the commentary in the news media, many people seemed surprised by the fact that Republican Sen. Rand Paul would visit Howard University, a university with a majority African-American student population. The main thrust of Paul’s speech last month was to try to persuade the …

Gettysburg and the Civil War's Turning Point

This summer marks the 150th anniversary of Gettysburg and other major battles. Michael Gorra on two books that bring the Civil War to life.<p><i>The story</i> …

Unknown LG Optimus with 1080p display and Snapdragon 800 spotted on Sprint's website

LG's flagship Optimus G Pro, due to launch on AT&T on May 10th, might just make its way to Sprint later this year -- and possibly with an upgraded processor. A User Agent Profile on Sprint's website reveals a 1080p, Android 4.2.2 handset called the LS980, which lines up with AT&T's model number …