About: Jeff Nilsson

Jeff Nilsson Jeff Nilsson is the director of Post archives. He is a specialist in American history, with graduate studies at the University of Wisconsin, University of New Mexico, and Eastern Michigan University. He writes weekly features for the website. Contact Jeff at j.nilsson@satevepost.org.

Posts by Jeff Nilsson:

War, Work, and Women

Life on the home front offered many American women rare work experience, and an unexpected education.... More

Family Life in Wartime

A mother of three details the nearly overwhelming task of keeping her family well-fed and healthy on $2,000 a year.... More

Royal Deceiver

Of the many varieties of impostors, none gets more credulity more quickly than the fake aristocrat. Harry Prince-Michael-Romanoff Gerguson was one of the most successful.... More

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