Painting the American insignia on airplane wings is a job that Mrs. Irma Lee McElroy, a former office worker, does with precision and patriotic zeal. (Library of Congress, Prints & Photographs Division
, FSA-OWI Collection, [reproduction number LC-USW361-387 DLC].)
This seminar aims to develop a teaching knowledge of the field through extensive reading and discussion of major works. The reading covers a broad range of topics — political, economic, social, and cultural — and represents a variety of historical methods.
*Some translations represent previous versions of courses.