The Boston Globe has a powerful multimedia retrospective of the life of Teddy Kennedy — complete with photo slideshows, videos, brief explanatory narratives, images of Kennedy family correspondence and media coverage, and much more. An elegant eulogy for an icon of the past century, conveyed through the tools of the present.

Megan Garber is an assistant editor at the Nieman Journalism Lab at Harvard University. She was formerly a CJR staff writer.