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Vol. 17 No. 2

CALL FOR EDITORS: New Editor(s) Sought for Common-Place

Features

Common-place Staff

Vol. 15 No. 4

Invitation

Nat Fuller's Feast

Roundtable

Vol. 15 No. 4

Reflection

Nat Fuller's Feast

Roundtable

David S. Shields

Vol. 16 No. 4

Suffrage and Citizenship

Features

Richard D. Brown

Vol. 17 No. 2

What Do We Talk About When We Talk About Age in Early America?

Features

Corinne Field

Vol. 15 No. 4

Open Letter

Nat Fuller's Feast

Roundtable

Kevin E. Mitchell

Vol. 16 No. 4

Slavery, Sectionalism, and the Constitution of 1787

Features

John Craig Hammond

Vol. 17 No. 2

The Narratives of the Later Lives of Frederick Douglass: Old-Age Autobiography Before Senescence

Features

James E. Dobson

Vol. 15 No. 4

A Reflection on the Nat Fuller Feast, April 19th, 2015

Nat Fuller's Feast

Roundtable

Robin Lee Griffith

Vol. 16 No. 4

“Unquestionably the Choicest Collection of Books in the U.S.”: The 1815 Sale of Thomas Jefferson’s Library to the Nation

Features

Endrina Tay

Vol. 17 No. 2

Over the Hill and Out of Sight: Locating Old Age in Nineteenth-Century American Culture

Features

Sari Edelstein

Vol. 15 No. 4

Unforgettable Fare: Nat Fuller’s Feast at the University of South Carolina

Nat Fuller's Feast

Roundtable

Jane Przybysz

Vol. 16 No. 4

House of Cards: The Politics of Calling Card Etiquette in Nineteenth-Century Washington

Features

Merry Ellen Scofield

Vol. 17 No. 2

Incarcerating Children in the Age of Emancipation

Features

Catherine Jones

Vol. 15 No. 4

The Nat Fuller Feast: Together, in Harmony

Nat Fuller's Feast

Roundtable

Kendra Hamilton

Vol. 16 No. 4

Morality, Politics, and Compromise: The Plight and Prospects of the Moderate, Then and Now

Features

Matthew Mason

Vol. 17 No. 2

Cancer and Captivity: Reflections on Affliction in Puritan and Modern Times

Features

Zabelle Stodola

Vol. 15 No. 4

Welcome Speech: Chef Kevin Mitchell imagining the words of Chef Nat Fuller

Nat Fuller's Feast

Roundtable

Kevin E. Mitchell

Vol. 15 No. 4

Pilgrims in Print: Indigenous Readers Encounter John Bunyan

Features

Stephanie Fitzgerald, Bryan Kuwada, and Phillip H. Round

Vol. 16 No. 4

Beards, Bachelors, and Brides: The Surprisingly Spicy Politics of the Presidential Election of 1856

Features

Thomas J. Balcerski