Lindsay Regele stands by a marker commemorating the Historical Society of Pennsylvania. The marker reads: Historical Society of Pennsylvania. Among the oldest of its kind in the nation, the special collections library holds many of the nation Dr. Lindsay Schakenbach Regele, assistant professor of history, stands near a marker commemorating the Historical Society of Pennsylvania, where she did research during her fellowship at the Library Company of Philadelphia. Schakenbach Regele says studying early American political economy can yield surprising insights for facing modern challenges.

Lindsay Schakenbach Regele: Drawing Connections Between America's Earliest Days and the Modern Day

Dr. Lindsay Schakenbach Regele, an assistant professor of history, says there are lessons to be learned from how early American leaders decided to deal with issues like national security and immigration. Read more.