South Street Seaport
Mr. Neill talked about the New York harbor area in the 1830s. Alexis de Tocqueville met a New York merchant family while on his trip to the United States.
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
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- Peter Neill President South Street Seaport Museum
New York in the 1830s
Ms. Barr talked about the development of New York in the early 19th century and what it was like when Tocqueville…
New York Religion in the 1830s
Ms. Barr talked about the state of religion in New York and how different it was from France in the 1830s.
Museum of the American Indian
Mr. Tall Chief and Ms. Kreipe talked about American Indian ideas of democracy and the purpose of the museum.
U.S. Art in the 1830s
Mr. Howat talked about the growth in American painting in the 1830s.