In the Summer 2023 Issue

Recent Articles

  • Magazine Article

    Remembering Rosenwald

    Summer 2023 | By Rona Kobell

    With Booker T. Washington’s help, Julius Rosenwald built 5,000 schools for Black students across 15 Southern states.  Why do so few people know his name?

  • Magazine Article

    Offshore Escape

    Summer 2023 | By Dorian Fox

    The Boston Harbor Islands are a world apart from the city — but just a ferry ride away. 

  • Magazine Article

    A Monumental Effort

    Summer 2023 | By Kristin Henderson

    Almost a century after Virginia pushed out mountain people to make way for Shenandoah National Park, monuments to honor their memory are helping their descendants heal.

  • Magazine Article

    Second Take

    Summer 2023 | By Nicolas Brulliard

    A decade ago, a flawed exhibit about the Sand Creek massacre of Cheyenne and Arapaho angered the Tribes. This time, the museum took pains to get the story right.

  • Magazine Article

    ‘A Very, Very Long and Vast Rabbit Hole’

    Summer 2023 | By Katherine DeGroff

    Fifty years ago, someone stole an antique pistol from the Springfield Armory Museum. This spring, the case finally came full circle.

  • Magazine Article

    A Greenway for the People

    Summer 2023 | By Rona Marech

    How a 28-mile loop around Jamaica Bay is changing the face of Gateway National Recreation Area.