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Submitted by jgoffin on Thursday December 29, 2011

Our regularly-scheduled Civil Warrior of the Week post will be taking a brief holiday hiatus and returning in two weeks. In its place, here's something even better: your chance to party like its 1799.

First: 

Submitted by jgoffin on Monday December 12, 2011

This

Submitted by jgoffin on Wednesday December 07, 2011

For

Submitted by jgoffin on Wednesday December 07, 2011

Philip Kearny, aka "The One Armed Devil," aka "Kearny the Magnificent":

Submitted by jgoffin on Friday December 02, 2011

Sometimes, what seems like a book...

Submitted by jgoffin on Friday December 02, 2011

The Magician of the Week feature goes on hiatus this week. But not to fear: a weekly dose of historic portraiture will still be

Submitted by jgoffin on Monday November 28, 2011

The Wondershow is a terrific Providence project to recreate the magic of an optical-entertainment tradition with a long and interesting tradition. You can find out more at their new blog: