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www.common-place.org · VOL. 06 · NO. 02 · January 2006

Talk of the Past
George Rohrbacher
Ken Kesey Meets Lewis and Clark
The salmon fisheries of Celilo Falls

Features
Rea
Tom Rea
Hayden's Gaze
Science and art come to the Oregon Trail

Mary Beth Norton
Salem Witchcraft in the Classroom
With bewitching results

Paul Lindholdt
Giving Voices
Four poems of seventeenth-century America

Chaplin
Joyce E. Chaplin
Overboard
A historian’s life at sea


Reviews
Review by Wendy Bellion
Exhuming Peale
David C. Ward, Charles Willson Peale

Review by Peter Charles Hoffer
Swift but Uncertain Justice
Irene Quenzler Brown and Richard D. Brown, The Hanging of Ephraim Wheeler

Review by Leslie Choquette
Sometimes a Chair is Only a Chair
Neil Kamil, Fortress of the Soul

Review by Andrew Shankman
The Revolution Heard Round the World
Eliga H. Gould and Peter S. Onuf, eds. Empire and Nation

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Uncommon Voice
Announcing the Uncommon Voice Prize

Ask the author
Jennifer Morgan
Reproducing Slavery
Thinking about women in slavery

crierPublick Occurences
Jeffrey L. Pasley
The Kingness of Mad George
The roots of the current debate over presidential power


Tales from the Vault
Sharon Block
Doing More with Digitization
An introduction to topic modeling of early American sources

The Common School
Adrienne Kupper
Using 1776
Teaching the Declaration of Independence through the musical comedy

Object Lessons
John E. Crowley
The Scenographia Americana (1768)
A transnational landscape for early America

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