W. Caleb McDaniel


The Digital Early Republic

Published in 2011, this post reviews some recent scholarly articles on the early American republic and assesses the use of keyword searching in databases of digitized sources.

New Light on a Lincoln Quote

Drawing on original research, this post provides previously undiscovered evidence about Abraham Lincoln's reference to a liberal party throughout the world.

How to Read for History

Tips for students on how to read more effectively in history courses. These were written and originally posted in 2008.