Some of us have heard a lot about Chicago and 1908 over the past few weeks, that year being, until last night, the most recent time the Cubs won the World Series.
It's cheating, I suppose, to post a Throwback Thursday blog where someone else did all the work, but I'm in Memphis today with the annual meeting of the Mississippi River Network.
The short answer is "lots." The newest project from American Panorama, "Mapping Inequality," digitizes maps created for the Home Owners' Loan Corporation (HOLC) between 1935-1940.
In case you have been under a rock for the past few weeks, you have heard about the actions taken by a growing number of Native people in North Dakota, standing up against an oil pipeline that thre