July 25, 2023
Set the Earth on Fire: The 1902 Anthracite Strike
With the support of a Hagley fellowship, I’ve been working on a book that focuses on the 1902 anthracite coal strike of eastern Pennsylvania, a pivotal moment in both the union movement and the development policing of as we know them today.
November 22, 2022
Charting the Future: DuPont’s Post War Planning Division and Statistical Graphics
In the early 1940s, while the world was still deeply embroiled in WWII, DuPont established a Post War Planning Division that sought to prepare the company for the war’s eventual conclusion. Peacetime would inevitably alter the landscape of industrial production in the U.S.