Author Archives: Courtney Skipton


Posted on Mar. 22, 2017 by Courtney Skipton
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In 19th-century Britain the mere fact of being poor could land you in prison—debtors’ prison that is. The history of British prisons and how artists and architects documented the social political...

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Sep. 16, 2020 by Giovana Romano Sanchez
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Hear and Now is a new podcast that connects the incomparable library, art, and botanical collections at The Huntington with the wider world ...
Sep. 10, 2020 by Steve Hindle
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In a normal year, nearly 2,000 scholars in the fields of history, literature, art history, and the history of science, technology, and medicine would be conducting academic research ...
Sep. 8, 2020 by William Deverell
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The catastrophic Creek Fire, burning out of control in the Sierra Nevada Mountains north of Fresno, is but one of hundreds of fires ...

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