Sunday Night Odds and Ends

A few things online that caught my attention this week:

Carving names on monuments

Mothers write to the first public orphanage in the United States

Are you still undecided on impeachment?

Tal Howard reviews the Netflix film “Two Popes”

Mormons and Medicaid

The United Methodist Church is splitting over gay marriage

Trump is no supporter of religious freedom

Vampires in colonial America

The diary of a late 19th-century traveling salesman

St. Paul’s Church (NYC) and the American Revolution

Partisan politics today and in the early republic

Smithsonian picks the best history-related movies of the last decade

Picturing Mount Vernon

Have colleges and universities always been hierarchical?

The African American to graduate with a medical degree