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Joanne B. Freeman
Joanne B. Freeman is Professor of History and American Studies at Yale University.
Freeman, Joanne B.
Freeman, Joanne B.
United States of America
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Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Happiness: American Art from the Yale University Art Gallery
Between 1775 and 1865, the United States moved through an awkward adolescence. Politically, culturally, socially, and economically, the new nation gradually gained an independent sense of self. This was a period of often startling growth. The population increased exponentially; a constant stream of settlers spilled onto the frontier,...