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National Book Award-winning author Kevin Boyle provided a social and political history of the United States during the 1960s. This was a virtual event hosted by the National Archives in Washington, DC. Sponsor: National Archives and Records Administration
Topics: chicago, connecticut, stella, cahill, estelle griswold, alison, washington, cahills, allison, kevin...
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TIME magazine former managing editor James Gaines profiled social and political activists of the 1950s, who he argued upends the notion that the decade was synonymous with conformity. This was a virtual program hosted by the Center for Brooklyn History in New York City. Sponsor: Center for Brooklyn History
Topics: washington, jim, woodard, harry, san francisco, truman, germany, mccarthy, betty friedan, isaac...
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Western History Association President David Wrobel talked about novelist John Steinbeck's work in relation to the American West from the New Deal to the Great Society. He argues that Steinbeck's firsthand experience of migrant camps during the Great Depression greatly influenced his writing and pushed him toward progressive ideas. The Western History Association provided the video. Sponsor: Western History Association
Topics: steinbeck, california, oklahoma, canterbury, san joaquin valley, agribusiness, new york, john...
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Professor Natalia Mehlman Petrzela of the New School taught a class about the 1980s fitness industry and culture in the United States. She talked about new business models for group classes like Jazzercise, as well as about career opportunities for people who otherwise might only have had the option of being physical education teachers. This class was taught online due to the coronavirus pandemic and the New School provided the video. Sponsor: New School University
Topics: ronald reagan, california, new york, arnold schwarzenegger, los angeles, kathy, jones, jane fonda,...
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Emory University professor Felix Harcourt teaches a class on how conspiracy theories about UFOs have shaped American culture. He begins in the late 1940s and describes how public opinion about extraterrestrials changed over the course of the 20th century, often paralleling societal anxieties. Sponsor: Emory University
Topics: cooper, roswell, scully, donald kehoe, kehoe, kennedy, new mexico, matthew, frank scully, cia,...
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Jim Remar of the Cosmosphere Center & Space Museum recounted NASA's creation during the 1950s, the Eisenhower administration's role, and the early days of the space race. The Eisenhower Foundation hosted this virtual event. Sponsor: Eisenhower (Dwight) Presidential Library and Museum
Topics: eisenhower, nasa, naca, soviets, kennedy, von braun, navy, vanguard, patty, khrushchev, johnson,...
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Historian Rebecca DeWolff looked at the drafting and attempted ratification of the Equal Rights Amendment, a proposed addition to the U.S. Constitution, originally introduced in 1923 that guarantees equal rights for women. This was a virtual event hosted by American University's Women & Politics Institute. Sponsor: American University | Women and Politics Institute
Topics: alice paul, washington, truman, national women 's, eisenhower, eleanor roosevelt, albert levitt, e....
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National Book Award-winning author Kevin Boyle provided a social and political history of the United States during the 1960s. This was a virtual event hosted by the National Archives in Washington, DC. Sponsor: National Archives and Records Administration
Topics: chicago, connecticut, stella, allison, cahill, washington, estelle griswold, elizabeth eckford,...
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TIME magazine former managing editor James Gaines profiled social and political activists of the 1950s, who he argued upends the notion that the decade was synonymous with conformity. This was a virtual program hosted by the Center for Brooklyn History in New York City. Sponsor: Center for Brooklyn History
Topics: washington, jim, truman, weiner, san francisco, polly murry, howard, burt weiner, daniel, new york,...
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Western History Association President David Wrobel talked about novelist John Steinbeck's work in relation to the American West from the New Deal to the Great Society. He argues that Steinbeck's firsthand experience of migrant camps during the Great Depression greatly influenced his writing and pushed him toward progressive ideas. The Western History Association provided the video. Sponsor: Western History Association
Topics: steinbeck, california, oklahoma, john steinbeck, monterrey, williams, new york, san francisco,...
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Professor Natalia Mehlman Petrzela of the New School taught a class about the 1980s fitness industry and culture in the United States. She talked about new business models for group classes like Jazzercise, as well as about career opportunities for people who otherwise might only have had the option of being physical education teachers. This class was taught online due to the coronavirus pandemic and the New School provided the video. Sponsor: New School University
Topics: new york, ronald reagan, california, los angeles, jonathan black, reagan, arnold schwarzenegger,...
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Emory University professor Felix Harcourt teaches a class on how conspiracy theories about UFOs have shaped American culture. He begins in the late 1940s and describes how public opinion about extraterrestrials changed over the course of the 20th century, often paralleling societal anxieties. Sponsor: Emory University
Topics: roswell, cooper, scully, donald kehoe, kehoe, kennedy, felix harcourt, new mexico, matthew, frank...
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Jim Remar of the Cosmosphere Center & Space Museum recounted NASA's creation during the 1950s, the Eisenhower administration's role, and the early days of the space race. The Eisenhower Foundation hosted this virtual event. Sponsor: Eisenhower (Dwight) Presidential Library and Museum
Topics: eisenhower, nasa, naca, von braun, soviets, kennedy, navy, vanguard, patty, khrushchev, johnson,...
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Historian Rebecca DeWolff looked at the drafting and attempted ratification of the Equal Rights Amendment, a proposed addition to the U.S. Constitution, originally introduced in 1923 that guarantees equal rights for women. This was a virtual event hosted by American University's Women & Politics Institute. Sponsor: American University | Women and Politics Institute
Topics: alice paul, national women 's, truman, eisenhower, eleanor roosevelt, washington, albert levitt,...
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National Book Award-winning author Kevin Boyle provided a social and political history of the United States during the 1960s. This was a virtual event hosted by the National Archives in Washington, DC. Sponsor: National Archives and Records Administration
Topics: connecticut, chicago, cahill, stella, allison, washington, estelle griswold, elizabeth eckford,...
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TIME magazine former managing editor James Gaines profiled social and political activists of the 1950s, who he argued upends the notion that the decade was synonymous with conformity. This was a virtual program hosted by the Center for Brooklyn History in New York City. Sponsor: Center for Brooklyn History
Topics: washington, jim, weiner, harry, san francisco, truman, mccarthy, howard, woodard, burt weiner,...
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Western History Association President David Wrobel talked about novelist John Steinbeck's work in relation to the American West from the New Deal to the Great Society. He argues that Steinbeck's firsthand experience of migrant camps during the Great Depression greatly influenced his writing and pushed him toward progressive ideas. The Western History Association provided the video. Sponsor: Western History Association
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During the Civil War, members of the Choctaws Nation held slaves and fought alongside Confederate forces. Author Fay Yarborough talked about Native populations, slavery and the Confederacy. This virtual program was sponsored by the Virginia Center for Civil War Studies at Virginia Tech. Sponsor: Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University | Virginia Center for Civil War Studies
Topics: texas, cooper, arkansas, gibson, chickasaw, yabra, confederacy, ahola, foreman, williams, choctaws,...
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Southern Utah University professor Laura June Davis taught a class about Civil War naval warfare. She highlighted instances of guerrilla attacks on U.S waterways and described pro-Confederate sympathizers who sabotaged Union vessels. Sponsor: Southern Utah University
Topics: navy, u.s. navy, virginia, confederate navy, pittsburgh, mississippi, france, liverpool, u.s....
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Historians discussed soldier recruitment, forced labor and the use of horses and mules during the Civil War. The Virginia Center for Civil War Studies hosted this program. Sponsor: Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University | Virginia Center for Civil War Studies
Topics: virginia, richmond, lincoln, petersburg, blacksburg, georgia, newhall, washington, tredegar, henry,...
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Allen Guelzo talked about Confederate General Robert E. Lee's life from boyhood through the Civil War. The Atlanta History Center hosted this virtual program. Sponsor: Atlanta History Center
Topics: virginia, washington, robert e lee, gettysburg, pennsylvania, arlington, robert, robert e. lee,...
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Former Pamplin Historical Park Executive Director Wilson Green talked about Civil War Petersburg, Virginia. He focused on Union General Ulysses Grant's first offensive against the earthworks protecting Petersburg in June 1864. This program was part of the annual Pamplin Historical Park Civil War Symposium. Sponsor: Pamplin Historical Park and National Museum of the Civil War Soldier
Topics: hancock, smith, petersburg, beauregard, butler, virginia, burnside, james, johnson, harris,...
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During the Civil War, members of the Choctaws Nation held slaves and fought alongside Confederate forces. Author Fay Yarborough talked about Native populations, slavery and the Confederacy. This virtual program was sponsored by the Virginia Center for Civil War Studies at Virginia Tech. Sponsor: Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University | Virginia Center for Civil War Studies
Topics: texas, cooper, arkansas, gibson, chickasaw, yabra, confederacy, ahola, foreman, williams, choctaws,...
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Southern Utah University professor Laura June Davis taught a class about Civil War naval warfare. She highlighted instances of guerrilla attacks on U.S waterways and described pro-Confederate sympathizers who sabotaged Union vessels. Sponsor: Southern Utah University
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Historians discussed soldier recruitment, forced labor and the use of horses and mules during the Civil War. The Virginia Center for Civil War Studies hosted this program. Sponsor: Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University | Virginia Center for Civil War Studies
Topics: virginia, richmond, lincoln, petersburg, blacksburg, georgia, newhall, washington, tredegar, henry,...
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Allen Guelzo talked about Confederate General Robert E. Lee's life from boyhood through the Civil War. The Atlanta History Center hosted this virtual program. Sponsor: Atlanta History Center
Topics: virginia, washington, robert e lee, gettysburg, pennsylvania, arlington, robert, robert e. lee,...
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Former Pamplin Historical Park Executive Director Wilson Green talked about Civil War Petersburg, Virginia. He focused on Union General Ulysses Grant's first offensive against the earthworks protecting Petersburg in June 1864. This program was part of the annual Pamplin Historical Park Civil War Symposium. Sponsor: Pamplin Historical Park and National Museum of the Civil War Soldier
Topics: hancock, smith, butler, beauregard, petersburg, virginia, richmond, james, burnside, meade,...
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During the Civil War, members of the Choctaws Nation held slaves and fought alongside Confederate forces. Author Fay Yarborough talked about Native populations, slavery and the Confederacy. This virtual program was sponsored by the Virginia Center for Civil War Studies at Virginia Tech. Sponsor: Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University | Virginia Center for Civil War Studies
Topics: texas, cooper, arkansas, gibson, fay yarbrough, confederacy, kansas, honey springs, kevin creek,...
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Southern Utah University professor Laura June Davis taught a class about Civil War naval warfare. She highlighted instances of guerrilla attacks on U.S waterways and described pro-Confederate sympathizers who sabotaged Union vessels. Sponsor: Southern Utah University
Topics: u.s. navy, virginia, navy, england, europe, missouri, shenandoah, vicksburg, confederate navy,...
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Historians discussed soldier recruitment, forced labor and the use of horses and mules during the Civil War. The Virginia Center for Civil War Studies hosted this program. Sponsor: Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University | Virginia Center for Civil War Studies
Topics: virginia, richmond, lincoln, emmanuel, frederick douglass, caroline, the confederacy, robert e....
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Allen Guelzo talked about Confederate General Robert E. Lee's life from boyhood through the Civil War. The Atlanta History Center hosted this virtual program. Sponsor: Atlanta History Center
Topics: robert e. lee, virginia, washington, gettysburg, new york, arlington, mary chestnut, robert,...
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Former Pamplin Historical Park Executive Director Wilson Green talked about Civil War Petersburg, Virginia. He focused on Union General Ulysses Grant's first offensive against the earthworks protecting Petersburg in June 1864. This program was part of the annual Pamplin Historical Park Civil War Symposium. Sponsor: Pamplin Historical Park and National Museum of the Civil War Soldier
Topics: hancock, smith, butler, beauregard, petersburg, virginia, richmond, meade, james, bermuda,...
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During the Civil War, members of the Choctaws Nation held slaves and fought alongside Confederate forces. Author Fay Yarborough talked about Native populations, slavery and the Confederacy. This virtual program was sponsored by the Virginia Center for Civil War Studies at Virginia Tech. Sponsor: Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University | Virginia Center for Civil War Studies
Topics: texas, cooper, arkansas, fay yarbrough, confederacy, kansas, gibson, honey springs, kevin creek,...
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Southern Utah University professor Laura June Davis taught a class about Civil War naval warfare. She highlighted instances of guerrilla attacks on U.S waterways and described pro-Confederate sympathizers who sabotaged Union vessels. Sponsor: Southern Utah University
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Historians discussed soldier recruitment, forced labor and the use of horses and mules during the Civil War. The Virginia Center for Civil War Studies hosted this program. Sponsor: Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University | Virginia Center for Civil War Studies
Topics: virginia, richmond, lincoln, frederick douglass, caroline, emmanuel, the confederacy, robert e....
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Allen Guelzo talked about Confederate General Robert E. Lee's life from boyhood through the Civil War. The Atlanta History Center hosted this virtual program. Sponsor: Atlanta History Center
Topics: virginia, washington, robert e lee, gettysburg, robert e. lee, new york, pennsylvania, robert,...
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Carl Smith, professor of history emeritus at Northwestern University, talks about the 1871 fire that destroyed over three square miles of city of Chicago. This event was part of Chicago's 2021 Printers Row Lit Fest. Sponsor: Printers Row Lit Fest
Topic: chicago
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Christendom College professor Christopher Shannon taught a class about Irish Catholics and 19th century New York City politics, including the Tammany Hall organization. He showed both positive and negative portrayals of Irish Catholic immigrants in New York through Thomas Nast cartoons and other period sources. Sponsor: Christendom College (Virginia)
Topics: new york, new york city, anglo, boston, chicago, hostetter, harper, plunkett, ireland,...
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Mae Ngai, author of "The Chinese Question," talked about the late 19th century California gold rushes and the friction between Chinese immigrants and white settlers. She described how, during this time period, the United States created laws excluding Chinese people from immigration and citizenship. Sponsor: New York Historical Society
Topics: china, california, australia, south africa, bigler, britain, new york, england, chinatown, africa,...
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Professor Heather Cox Richardson talked about the new roles women assumed in the workforce and in politics during the late-19th century. She described the gains women made in fields such as nursing, teaching, and social work. She also spoke about the growth of political organizations run by women that focused on issues such as Prohibition and women's suffrage. Sponsor: Boston College
Topics: new york, susan b anthony, seneca, wyoming, utah, jane adams, chicago, idaho, europe, indians,...
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Carl Smith, professor of history emeritus at Northwestern University, talks about the 1871 fire that destroyed over three square miles of city of Chicago. This event was part of Chicago's 2021 Printers Row Lit Fest. Sponsor: Printers Row Lit Fest
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Stony Brook University president Maurie McInnis taught a class about the slave trade in Richmond, Virginia, and enslaved labor at the University of Virginia in Charlottesville. Stony Brook University is located on Long Island, New York. Sponsor: State University of New York, Stony Brook
Topics: virginia, jefferson, richmond, uva, charlottesville, mcginnis, thomas jefferson, louisiana,...
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Harvard University professor Reed Gochberg provided a history of museums in the 19th century that included debates over curators, collections, and the importance of certain historical objects over others. This was a virtual program hosted by the Massachusetts Historical Society in Boston. Sponsor: Massachusetts Historical Society
Topics: boston, philadelphia, mhs, harvard, hitchcock, smithsonian, europe, john adams, massachusetts,...
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Christendom College professor Christopher Shannon taught a class about Irish Catholics and 19th century New York City politics, including the Tammany Hall organization. He showed both positive and negative portrayals of Irish Catholic immigrants in New York through Thomas Nast cartoons and other period sources. Sponsor: Christendom College (Virginia)
Topics: new york, new york city, anglo, boston, chicago, hostetter, harper, plunkett, ireland,...
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Carl Smith, professor of history emeritus at Northwestern University, talks about the 1871 fire that destroyed over three square miles of city of Chicago. This event was part of Chicago's 2021 Printers Row Lit Fest. Sponsor: Printers Row Lit Fest
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Mae Ngai, author of "The Chinese Question," talked about the late 19th century California gold rushes and the friction between Chinese immigrants and white settlers. She described how, during this time period, the United States created laws excluding Chinese people from immigration and citizenship. Sponsor: New York Historical Society
Topics: china, california, australia, south africa, bigler, britain, new york, england, chinatown, africa,...
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Professor Heather Cox Richardson talked about the new roles women assumed in the workforce and in politics during the late-19th century. She described the gains women made in fields such as nursing, teaching, and social work. She also spoke about the growth of political organizations run by women that focused on issues such as Prohibition and women's suffrage. Sponsor: Boston College
Topics: new york, susan b anthony, seneca, wyoming, utah, jane adams, chicago, idaho, europe, indians,...
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Stony Brook University president Maurie McInnis taught a class about the slave trade in Richmond, Virginia, and enslaved labor at the University of Virginia in Charlottesville. Stony Brook University is located on Long Island, New York. Sponsor: State University of New York, Stony Brook
Topics: richmond, virginia, jefferson, uva, charlottesville, louisiana, mississippi, thomas jefferson,...
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Harvard University professor Reed Gochberg provided a history of museums in the 19th century that included debates over curators, collections, and the importance of certain historical objects over others. This was a virtual program hosted by the Massachusetts Historical Society in Boston. Sponsor: Massachusetts Historical Society
Topics: philadelphia, peale, boston, hitchcock, benjamin franklin, nhs, harvard, jefferson, sarah...
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Christendom College professor Christopher Shannon taught a class about Irish Catholics and 19th century New York City politics, including the Tammany Hall organization. He showed both positive and negative portrayals of Irish Catholic immigrants in New York through Thomas Nast cartoons and other period sources. Sponsor: Christendom College (Virginia)
Topics: new york, new york city, anglo, boston, chicago, harper, ireland, pennsylvania, rome, hostetter,...
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Carl Smith, professor of history emeritus at Northwestern University, talks about the 1871 fire that destroyed over three square miles of city of Chicago. This event was part of Chicago's 2021 Printers Row Lit Fest. Sponsor: Printers Row Lit Fest
Topics: chicago, carl smith, lincoln park, boston, rick kogan, michigan, germany, mrs. o'leary
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Mae Ngai, author of "The Chinese Question," talked about the late 19th century California gold rushes and the friction between Chinese immigrants and white settlers. She described how, during this time period, the United States created laws excluding Chinese people from immigration and citizenship. Sponsor: New York Historical Society
Topics: china, california, australia, south africa, new york, britain, hong kong, england, columbia, ngai,...
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Professor Heather Cox Richardson talked about the new roles women assumed in the workforce and in politics during the late-19th century. She described the gains women made in fields such as nursing, teaching, and social work. She also spoke about the growth of political organizations run by women that focused on issues such as Prohibition and women's suffrage. Sponsor: Boston College
Topics: new york, susan b anthony, seneca, wyoming, utah, jane adams, chicago, idaho, europe, indians,...
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Stony Brook University president Maurie McInnis taught a class about the slave trade in Richmond, Virginia, and enslaved labor at the University of Virginia in Charlottesville. Stony Brook University is located on Long Island, New York. Sponsor: State University of New York, Stony Brook
Topics: richmond, virginia, jefferson, uva, charlottesville, thomas jefferson, england, mcguinness,...
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Harvard University professor Reed Gochberg provided a history of museums in the 19th century that included debates over curators, collections, and the importance of certain historical objects over others. This was a virtual program hosted by the Massachusetts Historical Society in Boston. Sponsor: Massachusetts Historical Society
Topics: philadelphia, boston, benjamin franklin, nhs, harvard, europe, hitchcock, jefferson, sarah...
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Christendom College professor Christopher Shannon taught a class about Irish Catholics and 19th century New York City politics, including the Tammany Hall organization. He showed both positive and negative portrayals of Irish Catholic immigrants in New York through Thomas Nast cartoons and other period sources. Sponsor: Christendom College (Virginia)
Topics: new york, new york city, anglo, boston, chicago, tammy, harper, ireland, pennsylvania, rome,...
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Carl Smith, professor of history emeritus at Northwestern University, talks about the 1871 fire that destroyed over three square miles of city of Chicago. This event was part of Chicago's 2021 Printers Row Lit Fest. Sponsor: Printers Row Lit Fest
Topics: chicago, carl smith, lincoln park, boston chicago, germany, mrs. o'leary
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Mae Ngai, author of "The Chinese Question," talked about the late 19th century California gold rushes and the friction between Chinese immigrants and white settlers. She described how, during this time period, the United States created laws excluding Chinese people from immigration and citizenship. Sponsor: New York Historical Society
Topics: china, california, australia, south africa, new york, britain, hong kong, england, columbia, ngai,...
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Professor Heather Cox Richardson talked about the new roles women assumed in the workforce and in politics during the late-19th century. She described the gains women made in fields such as nursing, teaching, and social work. She also spoke about the growth of political organizations run by women that focused on issues such as Prohibition and women's suffrage. Sponsor: Boston College
Topic: new york
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During the American Revolution, not all colonists wanted nor fought for independence from England. Early American historians discussed the legacy of loyalists and examine why some wanted to remain British citizens. This online program was hosted by Revolutionary Spaces in Boston. Sponsor: Revolutionary Spaces
Topics: patrick, eileen, new york, boston, susie, new england, shirley eustis, massachusetts, shirley,...
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Historian Richard Bell talked about Thomas Paine's popularity in 1776 after publishing "Common Sense" and his reputational decline after the American Revolution. This virtual program was hosted by the Smithsonian Associates. Sponsor: Smithsonian Associates
Topics: paine, thomas paine, tom paine, england, philadelphia, washington, britain, jefferson,...
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Authorized in 1776 by the Continental Congress, the 2nd Canadian Regiment was the first national unit in the American Army. Author Holly Mayer described the role of "Congress's Own" in the American Revolution. The Museum of the American Revolution in Philadelphia hosted this virtual program. Sponsor: Museum of the American Revolution
Topics: hazen, canada, continental, washington, hawkins, pennsylvania, philadelphia, albany, connecticut,...
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Mike Duncan talked about the Marquis de Lafayette and his role in the American and French Revolutions. The Strand Book Store hosted this online program. Sponsor: Strand Bookstore
Topics: lafayette, washington, france, paris, europe, mike duncan, rome, alexis, marie antoinette, john...
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During the American Revolution, not all colonists wanted nor fought for independence from England. Early American historians discussed the legacy of loyalists and examine why some wanted to remain British citizens. This online program was hosted by Revolutionary Spaces in Boston. Sponsor: Revolutionary Spaces
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Historian Woody Holton looked beyond the Founding Fathers and explored the role of women, Native Americans, and African Americans during the American Revolution. This virtual program was hosted by the National Archives. Sponsor: National Archives and Records Administration
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A first person interpretive performance, followed by a discussion about James Forten, a Free Black and Revolutionary War Privateer. This virtual program was hosted by the Museum of the American Revolution in Philadelphia. Sponsor: Museum of the American Revolution
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Historian Richard Bell talked about Thomas Paine's popularity in 1776 after publishing "Common Sense" and his reputational decline after the American Revolution. This virtual program was hosted by the Smithsonian Associates. Sponsor: Smithsonian Associates
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Authorized in 1776 by the Continental Congress, the 2nd Canadian Regiment was the first national unit in the American Army. Author Holly Mayer described the role of "Congress's Own" in the American Revolution. The Museum of the American Revolution in Philadelphia hosted this virtual program. Sponsor: Museum of the American Revolution
Topics: hazen, canada, continental, washington, hawkins, pennsylvania, philadelphia, albany, connecticut,...
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Mike Duncan talked about the Marquis de Lafayette and his role in the American and French Revolutions. The Strand Book Store hosted this online program. Sponsor: Strand Bookstore
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During the American Revolution, not all colonists wanted nor fought for independence from England. Early American historians discussed the legacy of loyalists and examine why some wanted to remain British citizens. This online program was hosted by Revolutionary Spaces in Boston. Sponsor: Revolutionary Spaces
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Historian Woody Holton looked beyond the Founding Fathers and explored the role of women, Native Americans, and African Americans during the American Revolution. This virtual program was hosted by the National Archives. Sponsor: National Archives and Records Administration
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A first person interpretive performance, followed by a discussion about James Forten, a Free Black and Revolutionary War Privateer. This virtual program was hosted by the Museum of the American Revolution in Philadelphia. Sponsor: Museum of the American Revolution
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Historian Richard Bell talked about Thomas Paine's popularity in 1776 after publishing "Common Sense" and his reputational decline after the American Revolution. This virtual program was hosted by the Smithsonian Associates. Sponsor: Smithsonian Associates
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Authorized in 1776 by the Continental Congress, the 2nd Canadian Regiment was the first national unit in the American Army. Author Holly Mayer described the role of "Congress's Own" in the American Revolution. The Museum of the American Revolution in Philadelphia hosted this virtual program. Sponsor: Museum of the American Revolution
Topics: hazen, canada, continental, hawkins, washington, pennsylvania, philadelphia, john h. hopkins, moses...
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Mike Duncan talked about the Marquis de Lafayette and his role in the American and French Revolutions. The Strand Book Store hosted this online program. Sponsor: Strand Bookstore
Topics: lafayette, washington, france, paris, john adams, duncan, mike, alexis, new york, rome, jefferson,...
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