Prologue Magazine

Prologue | Summer 2014

Vol. 46, no. 2

Title graphic for "The President's Archivist"

Fred Shipman, the President's "own archivist," Fred Shipman was sent by President Roosevelt to Italy during World War II to survey and preserve archives.

Title graphic for "Being German, Being American"

German Americans joined the U.S. armed forces in World War I despite often facing suspicion at home.

Title graphic for article about removing the nation's founding records in the War of 1812

As the British advanced on Washington in 1814, it was time to move the government's records to safety.




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