Issue Title Column Author

Vol. 05 No. 1

Truth or Dare: On history and fiction

Ask the Author

Suzanne Lebsock

Vol. 04 No. 4

Is There a Historian in the House?: History, reality, and Colonial House

Talk of the Past

Emerson W. Baker

Vol. 04 No. 4

Do Not Despair: Suicide in the archives

Tales from the Vault

Richard J. Bell

Vol. 04 No. 4

Accept No Imitations: The campaign against counterfeits, past and present

Features

Stephen Mihm

Vol. 04 No. 3

Civil Unions in the City on a Hill: The real legacy of “Boston Judges”

Talk of the Past

Mark A. Peterson

Vol. 04 No. 3

This “Miserable African”: Race, crime, and disease in colonial Boston

Features

Mark S. Weiner

Vol. 04 No. 3

Re-reading William Bradford

Reviews

David D. Hall

Vol. 04 No. 3

Meanings Foul . . . and Fair

Reviews

Brendan McConville

Vol. 04 No. 2

“Morbid curiosity”: The Decline and Fall of the Popular Anatomical Museum

Features

Michael Sappol

Vol. 04 No. 1

Terms of Dismemberment

Features

Jon T. Coleman