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When the pen really was mightier than the sword, by Mark Feeney, Boston Globe, March 8, 2013

"Forever Free: 150th Anniversary Of The Emancipation Proclamation," Alex Ashlock, Here and Now on WBUR, 1 January 2013

"For 150th anniversary, Emancipation Proclamation gets a show," Ian Simpson, Chicago Tribune, 29 December 2012

"150 years later, Lincoln's Emancipation still sparks debate," Rick Hampson, USA Today, 25 December 2012

"How the Emancipation Proclamation Came to Be Signed," Smithsonian Magazine, December 2012

Sweet Remembrances Into the Hereafter, Eve M. Kahn, New York Times, September 20, 2012

In Death Lamented: The Tradition of Anglo-American Mourning Jewelry, Sarah Nehama and Anne E. Bentley, Antiques & Fine Art, December 22, 2012

In Death Lamented: The Exhibit, Fieldstone Common, January 3, 2013

Mourning Jewelry Curator Sarah Nehama on Death and Keepsakes, Edith Zimmerman, The Hairpin, January 14, 2013


“Handling History Instead of Reading It,”  Class gives presentation at Mass Historical Society tonight, BU Today, Rich Barlow, December 13, 2012


Historically inclined toast Mass. society,” Mark Shanahan and Meredith Goldstein, Names, The Boston Globe, December 3, 2012

History buffs gather for Cocktails with Clio,” from Mark Shanahan and Meredith Goldstein, The Names Blog, The Boston Globe, December 2, 2012

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