June/July 1979

Volume 30
Issue 4

Features 

A young poet’s memories of the old rural America in whose fields he worked for two sunny months while awaiting the call to service in the First World War

Anonymous

The Utah Photographs of George Edward Anderson

Anonymous

The ex-Presidency now carries perquisites and powers that would have amazed all but the last few who have held that office

For more than a century, Irish-Americans were whipsawed between love for their tormented native land and loyalty to the United States. But no more .

Westward with the course of empire Colonel Jonathan Drake Stevenson took his way in 1846. With him went the denizens of New York’s Tammany wards, oyster cellars, and gin mills—the future leaders of California.

June/July 1979

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A HERITAGE PRESERVED

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