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    France and the XYZ Affair

    At the National Constitution Center, Tom Donnelly explains John Marshall's role in the XYZ affair with…

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    The Religious Beliefs of Puritans in New England

    Rosemarie Zagarri talked about the religious view of the Puritans who came to New England in the 17th…

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    Slave Haven Underground Railroad Museum

    During the 19th century, Memphis was a hub for slave trading due to its location on the Mississippi…

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    "Tippecanoe and Tyler Too" and the Election of 1840

    Ted Widmer, former adviser to President Clinton and Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, talked about his…

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    Upton Sinclair's The Jungle

    Grove City College history professor Andrew Mitchell discussed Upton Sinclair's 1904 book, The Jungle…

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    The Difference Between Legal and De Facto Segregation

    Author Sharon Stanley discussed the difference between legal segregation and de facto segregation. She…

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    The Equal Rights Amendment (ERA)

    The Equal Rights Amendment (ERA) stated, "Equality of Rights under the law shall not be denied or…

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    The Future of the Equal Rights Amendment

    Senator Ben Cardin (D-MD) discussed the possible future of the Equal Rights Amendment and its possible…

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    Last Days of Martin Luther King, Jr.

    On April 4, 1968, Martin Luther King, Jr. was assassinated on the balcony of the Lorraine Motel in…

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    1619 Thanksgiving at Berkeley, Virginia

    In 1619, 35 English settlers arrived in Berkeley, Virginia, upriver from Jamestown. We talked to Graham…

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    The History of Thanksgiving

    Author Melanie Kirkpatrick talked about the history of Thanksgiving in America, including President…

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    1968 Memphis Sanitation Strike

    In February of 1968, 1100 African-American Memphis sanitation workers went on strike. Historian Ryan…

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    History of Cotton in Memphis

    During the mid-19th century, cotton was king. Historian Wayne Dowdy explained how vital this crop was…

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    Beale Street and Memphis

    Memphis' historic Beale Street began in 1841 as a place for African American travelers to listen to…

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    The Nineteenth Amendment

    The Nineteenth Amendment, providing that "The right of citizens of the United States to vote shall not…

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    Women's Contributions in US History

    Efforts to build a National Women’s History Museum in Washington, D.C., have been underway for more…

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    The Mississippi Plan and Voting Rights

    Representative Jamie Raskin (D-MD) and Emory University Professor Carol Anderson discuss voter…

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    Political Dynasties in U.S. History

    Senate Historian Emeritus Donald Ritchie and former House Historian Raymond Smock talked about the…

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    World War I: The Argonne Forest

    French battlefield guide Guillaume Moizan and historian Mitchell Yockelson tour the site of the Lost…

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    World War I: The Lost Battalion of the Argonne Forest

    French battlefield guide Guillaume Moizan and historian Mitchell Yockelson visited a memorial and…

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