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Massachusetts Historical Society

The Massachusetts Historical Society is a major historical archive specializing in early American, Massachusetts, and New England history. It is located at 1154 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts and is the oldest historical society in the United States. Wikipedia*

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The Massachusetts Historical Society has 34 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first program was in a 1999, Life Portrait of John Quincy Adams. The year with the most videos was 2009 with five videos. Most appearances with Amalie Kass (5), Dennis Fiori (5), William M. Fowler Jr. (4). Most common tags: Early American History (1600-1850), Adams, John, Adams, John Quincy.

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    Lexington and Concord

    George Daughan provided a history of the first military conflict of the Revolutionary War, the Battle of Lexington and…

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    Protests for Black Citizenship

    The Massachusetts Historical Society hosted a panel of four historians discussing the ways blacks have protested for citizenship since…

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    John William McCormack

    Garrison Nelson talked about his book John William McCormack: A Political Biography, in which he recalls the life of John…

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    Gerry Studds

    Mark Robert Schneider talked about his book Gerry Studds: America’s First Openly Gay Congressman, in which he recounts the…

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