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The Pursuit of Property

A pile of American bison skulls waiting to be ground for fertilizer, mid 1870s from the Burton Historical Collection, Detroit Public Library (via Wikicommons)

BY    G.K. Peatling
May 2, 2023

From the Editors: Eminence Domains

In 1825, on approximately five acres of land just north of what is now 82nd Street in New York City, a group of freed black slaves founded a settlement that came be to known as Seneca Village.

BY    Editor
February 22, 2023