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    C-SPAN's Historians Survey of President Leadership

    Historians Richard Norton Smith, Douglas Brinkley and Edna Greene Medford talked about the results of…

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    Presidential Inauguration History and Artifacts

    Harry Rubenstein talked about the history of presidential inaugurations and displayed objects from past…

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    Reenactment: Little Big Horn

    Reenactors engage in a simulation of this battle.

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    Wounded Knee and Black Elk

    Paul Hutton, Charlotte Black Elk, and Don Fixico provide historical perspective on this battle as well…

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    Black Elk's Philosophy

    Don Fixico reads a passage from Black Elk's writing and explains his philosophy.

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    Black Elk

    Don Fixico talks about Black Elk and George Armstrong Custer and the circumstances that led to the…

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    Mark Twain's Impact

    Shelley Fisher Fishkin explains the writing style of Mark Twain as well as his effect on the country.

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    Mark Twain's Writings

    Shelley Fisher Fishkin and Roy Blount, Jr. talk about some of the author's famous publications.

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    U.S. History during Mark Twain's Life

    Shelley Fishkin and Roy Blount, Jr. talk about developments in the U.S. during Mark Twain's life and how…

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    Samuel Clemens Pseudonym

    Guests talk about how the writer selected the name Mark Twain as a pseudonym.

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    Hannibal, MO and Mark Twain

    Henry Sweets explains how the town of Hannibal, MO and the people in the community influenced his…

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    Mark Twain's Childhood

    Henry Sweets describes Mark Twain's childhood experiences in the town of Hannibal, MO.

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    20th Century African American Politics and Policy

    Edna Greene Medford talks about how African American politics and policy have evolved since the time of…

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    Booker T. Washington's 1895 Atlanta Speech

    A portion of the speech is played and author Kenneth Hamilton comments on its significance.

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    Booker T. Washington's Mission

    Benjamin Payton talks about Booker t. Washington's youth and how it impacted his vision for the future…

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    The U.S. after the Civil War

    Edna Greene Medford talks about the U.S. after the Civil War during which time Booker T. Washington.

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    The Harlem Renaissance

    Howard Dodson talks about the importance of the Harlem Renaissance.

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    The Great Migration

    Arnold Rampersad explains the migration of people from the South to the North. Langston Hughes reads his…

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    Langston Hughes: The Negro Speaks of Rivers

    Howard Dodson explains the meaning of this poem followed by Langston Hughes sharing his thoughts before…

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    Langston Hughes

    Howard Dodson gives a brief biography of the poet.

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