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  • The Chennault Affair: Tom van der Voort

    What does Nixon’s correspondence with South Vietnam say about politics today? Since 1799 the Logan Act has forbidden United States citizens from engaging in unauthorized correspondence with foreign governments. However, Richard Nixon’s presidential campaign advised the South Vietnamese government not to enter peace talks with the Lyndon Johnson administration, citing a better deal they might […]
  • Archive Secrets … Because Every Archive Has a Story to Tell

    Digital ReLab Launches New Podcast that Features Untold Secrets from Archives We’ve heard stories of someone finding a napkin with an abstract doodle by a painter who becomes a famous artist, or a discovered manuscript that provides the bridge to competing academic research. How about a lost chord progression that underscores the influence of one […]