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If you are particularly interested in the Home Savings and Millard Sheets Studio materials, go to http://adamarenson.com/homesavingsbankart

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Hugo Ballin’s career matches the full sweep of L.A.’s classic age of murals, and they were the stuff of Millard Sheet’s early years as an artist. Many survive; learn more on this great new site, with maps and illustrations: http://scalar.usc.edu/hc/hugo-ballins-los-angeles/

Fake Canadians in the U.S. Colored Troops: My latest for the @NYTcivilwar series. http://opinionator.blogs.nytimes.com/2014/09/16/the-unions-fake-canadians/?_php=true&_type=blogs&_r=0 #canada #cw150 #afterslavery

LISTEN/BUY: Civil War Wests: Testing the Limits of the United States is now ready to pre-order! Come listen to each author give a 3-minute version of their essay! Links and details here: http://adamarenson.com/civil-war-wests-testing-the-limits-of-the-united-states/

Great show for historians today @kcrw @pressplay @themadbrand For a deeper history of CA palms, eucalypts, and more, http://jaredfarmer.net/books/trees-in-paradise/

VIDEO with some stories that are also in my book: #MO Reconstruction voting rights after Civil War: Virginia Minor and James M Turner advocate expansion #STL http://www.stltoday.com/news/local/metro/look-back/look-back-women-blacks-in-missouri-seek-voting-rights-after/article_78026170-4a47-512d-8a4f-d38a099caabc.html

VIDEO: A look at the Beverly Hills art and architecture from the Millard Sheets Studio, with my narration. http://adamarenson.com/2014/04/a-millard-sheets-video-and-the-year-ahead/

A look at the #dingbat, my convenient (and apparently earthquake-unfriendly) LA housing form — http://curbed.cc/1der0Uj via @CurbedLA

If you see the Overdrive exhibit @BuildingMuseum, consider this review from its time @Getty: http://adamarenson.com/2013/05/who-paid-for-that-exhibition-review-pacific-standard-time-presents-overdrive-la-constructs-the-future/

LINK: my article on George Engelmann, his barometer, & measuring America from #STL in the #cw150 Civil War Era: http://works.bepress.com/adam_arenson/36/