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How Sears helped make women, immigrants, and people of color feel more like Americans.

Visiting Assistant Professor Einav Rabinovitch-Fox recently wrote an article for the online publication "The Conversation." The article explores how the now-bankrupted department store Sears "did more than pioneer the mail-order catalog over a century ago. The iconic retailer helped make America a more inclusive place at a time when Jim...

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Exploring the History and Popularity of Cleveland’s Guardians of Traffic

John Grabowski, the Krieger-Mueller Joint Professor in History and editor of the CWRU-supported Encyclopedia of Cleveland History, spoke about the history of the twin Art Deco statues framing Cleveland's Lorain-Carnegie Bridge. "Exploring the History and Popularity of Cleveland's Guardians of Traffic. Images of the larger-than-life Art Deco statues above Cleveland’s Lorain-Carnegie Bridge...

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