John W. Shy (1931–2022)
Ira Gruber | Jan 31, 2023John W. Shy, professor emeritus of history at the University of Michigan and a leading authority on Anglo-American military history,...
Trees and the College Campus
Elizabeth Stice | Jan 30, 2023The tree has become an essential symbol of college life.
Daniel J. Fernández-Guevara | Jan 13, 2023Musician Celia Cruz had a complicated relationship with Cuba—and with the other exiles who left.
Julian Nava (1927–2022)
John Broesamle | Dec 29, 2022Julian Nava, who taught on the faculty of California State University, Northridge, for 43 years, died at age 95 on July 29, 2022.
The Philadelphia Lazaretto
David Barnes | Dec 28, 2022Quarantine at the Lazaretto met many migrants when they arrived in 19th-century Philadelphia.
Mark Philip Bradley | Dec 27, 2022The latest AHR features the 1619 Project, W. E. B. Du Bois, transnational history, and the history of ideas.
AHA Member Spotlight: Fumiaki Kubo
Matthew Keough | Dec 21, 2022Fumiaki Kubo is the president of the National Defense Academy of Japan and professor emeritus at the University of Tokyo....
America's Nuclear Sponge
Taylor Rose | Dec 12, 2022Preventing construction of a nuclear complex on the Nevada–Utah border brought together an unexpected coalition.
Elizabeth York Enstam (1937–2022)
Michael V. Hazel | Nov 30, 2022Elizabeth York Enstam died September 15, 2022, in Dallas, Texas, where she had lived for the past 54 years.
Searching for Lutiant
Brenda J. Child | Nov 21, 2022A 1918 letter sent historian Brenda J. Child diving into the archives to learn more about its author.