A new book highlights the writings of Jane Strachey, a middle-class woman whose husband worked for the famed Howe family
Likely hidden as the Allies advanced on the city at the end of WWII, the cache includes gas masks, a revolver and boxes of documents
A trove of the American poet's personal possessions recently sold at auction for more than $1 million
Jenner wrote that new research 'put a stop to the sneers' of 'little minded persons'
The missives reveal that the Impressionist artist's family paid for his younger sibling's medical care by selling 17 of his paintings
Workers discovered a trove of wartime artifacts, including chocolate wrappers, cigarette packets and correspondence
A new technique enables scholars to unlock the secrets of long-sealed missives
Two sheets of paper from the Alabama prison where the activist penned a famous 1963 letter sold at auction for more than $130,000
A look at the president's words and actions during his term shows his true sentiments on slavery and racial equality
Two rare copies of the 1843 greeting card, which depicts a child sipping from a glass of wine, are now up for auction
The campaign is part of a broader crowdsourcing effort aimed at making archival materials more accessible to the public
Barbara Heller used period handwriting—and new material—to bring the novel’s colorful letters to life
The missives, preserved by the Library of Congress, include notes to and from the beloved president
Christie's Eureka! sale features personal and academic objects owned by 20th-century scientists
Recipe exchanges, poetry chains, photo challenges and other ostensibly comforting prompts are enjoying a resurgence amid the COVID-19 pandemic
In a newly discovered letter, the famed abolitionist wrote that ‘no one monument could be made to tell the whole truth'
War is often billed as being all about guns and guts. But there's glory in gushiness, too
The London museum recently purchased more than 300 literary artifacts assembled by a private collector in the U.S.
Despite Eliot’s assertions to the contrary, the letters point to a passionate love between the duo