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Nantucket Historical Association

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Nantucket Historical Association has hosted 9 events in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first program was a 2018 Speech. The year with the most events was 2019 with two events. Most appearances with Amelia Holmes (3), Nathaniel Philbrick (2), Michael Harrison (2). Most common tags: Early American History (1600-1850), Arts & Literature, African American History.

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    Sailing to Freedom

    Author Timothy Walker talked about the maritime side of the Underground Railroad, including the impact of African Americans'…

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    19th Century Irish Immigration

    Westfield State University history professor emerita Catherine Shannon discussed the large-scale Irish immigration to…

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    Frederick Douglass in Ireland

    Irish historian Christine Kinealy discussed Frederick Douglass' time in Ireland during an 18-month trip to promote…

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    Artist Rockwell Kent's Illustrated "Moby-Dick"

    Artist Rockwell Kent provided more than 300 illustrations for a 1930 edition of Herman Melville’s 1851 novel “Moby-Dick,” which went on to become a…

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