Masters of the Air: American Bomber Boys Fight the Good War

Masters of the Air. Dir. Cary Joji Fukunaga, Dee Rees, Anna Boden, Ryan Fleck, Tim Van Patten. Prod. Gary Goetzman, Tom Hanks, and Steven Spielberg. Amblin Television and Apple Studios, 2024. Streaming. Telling the story of the World War II-era United States Eighth...

Tracking Jedediah Smith

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Historians and the Strange, Fluid World of Nineteenth-Century Politics

In the December 2023 issue of the Journal of American History, Rachel A. Shelden and Erik B. Alexander argue that our understanding of nineteenth-century politics has been hindered by a framework known as the party system model, which offers a view of parties as...
Tracking Jedediah Smith

Tracking Jedediah Smith

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End of an Era

End of an Era

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Throne of Grace

Throne of Grace

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The Wreck of USS Monitor

The Wreck of USS Monitor

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Call for Papers: Histories of Sport

In anticipation of the upcoming 2024 Paris Summer Olympics, Process invites proposals and submissions for an upcoming series on the histories of sport in the United States. We are open to a wide range of topics and approaches. This could include pieces about sports...

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Friday Highlights at OAH 2024

Day two of the 2024 Annual Meeting for the Organization of American Historians brought sunny weather and another slate of great panels, presentations, and events. Participants ventured out into the beautiful French Quarter to explore local history and take advantage...

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Thursday Highlights at OAH 2024

The 2024 Annual Meeting for the Organization of American Historians opened Thursday. Attendees braved storms and flood warnings to arrive at the Marriott Hotel in New Orleans, located in the historic French Quarter on Canal Street. We are lucky enough to be here...

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The Hidden U.S. Experiments in Guatemala

This piece is part of Process‘s series on U.S. intervention in Latin America. If you are interested in submitting a piece on the United States in Latin America, see our CFP here and our submission guidelines here. Content Warning: This article discusses medical...

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America’s Most Clandestine Military Unit

America’s Most Clandestine Military Unit

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Feathered Fighters

Feathered Fighters

by Tom Clavin 67 years ago, the U.S. Army Pigeon Service closed. You might think that couldn’t have been much of a big deal. But it was. Also known as the Signal Pigeon Corps, it was a unit of the U.S. Army during World Wars I and II. Its assignment was the training...

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7 Books to Celebrate Women’s History Month

7 Books to Celebrate Women’s History Month

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2024 JAH Women’s History Index

In honor of Women’s History Month, we are pleased to reissue the JAH Women’s History Index. First published in 2020, the index includes every article of women’s history printed in this journal since its inception as the Mississippi Valley Historical Review more...

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