A few things online that caught my attention this week:
Visualizing Native-American dispossession.
Puritans: The first anti-vaxxers
Jonathan Chait on Bobby Jindal’s Christian nationalism
Has Bernard Bailyn published his last book?
Jimmy Fallon and Neil Young
Conservatives and Obama’s fear of God
Thomas Kidd on Ben Franklin’s father
I buy most of my clothes as thrift stores
David Scribman reviews Robert Middlekauff, Washington’s Revolution: The Making of America’s First Leader
Historian’s papers: Where do they go?
Bruce Watson reviews Eric Foner, Gateway to Freedom: The Hidden History of the Underground Railroad
Michael Hattem on the American Historical Association’s dissertation embargo policy.
David Swartz on Molly Worthen on Mennonites
Ted Olson reviews Grant Wacker’s new biography of Billy Graham. Is Graham and evangelical?
Higher education and civic engagement
Introducing Al Zambone’s the “Historically Thinking” podcast. The first episode is on “uncoverage.”
College presidents discuss the purpose of college
Should Pope Francis address Congress?