Sponsored by BYU Studies—In the 1600s, the Virginia Company of London shipped 56 young women across the ocean to become the brides of American settlers.
Were they adventurers, victims, or something in between? Continue reading “10 questions with Jennifer Potter”
World history was forever changed as a result of the American Revolution, but the war also had far-reaching consequences that have gone unexamined—until now.
Join historian Craig Bruce Smith as he discusses his book, American Honor: The Creation of the Nation’s Ideals During the Revolutionary Era. Continue reading “10 questions with Craig Bruce Smith”
Sponsored by BYU Studies—Vaughn Scribner is the author of Inn Civility: Urban Taverns and Early American Civil Society (New York University Press, 2019). Continue reading “10 questions with Vaughn Scribner”
Sponsored by BYU Studies—Liz Covart is host of the Ben Franklin’s World podcast and Digital Projects Editor for the Omohundro Institute of Early American History and Culture. She has a Ph.D. in history from the University of California, Davis. Continue reading “10 questions with Liz Covart”