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American Historical Association

The American Historical Association is the oldest and largest society of historians and teachers of history in the United States. Founded in 1884, the association promotes historical studies, the teaching of history, and the preservation of and access to historical materials. Wikipedia*

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The American Historical Association has 93 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first program was in a 1997, Nixon Film As History. The year with the most videos was 2018 with 29 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2015 with an average of 874 views per program. Most appearances with Bill Scanlan (19), Susan Swain (12), Steve Scully (4). Most common tags: U.S. History, History, African American History.

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    Life and Legacy of Frederick Douglass

    Museum curator for the National Capital Parks - East Ka’mal McClarin talked about the life and legacy of Frederick Douglass…

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    Race and Baseball in America

    University of Illinois history professor Adrian Burgos talks about the history of race and baseball in America in this…

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    Child Labor

    Rutgers University Ph.D. candidate Julia Bowes talked about the history of child labor in the United States in this…

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    The Vietnam War

    Historian Mark Philip Bradley of the University of Chicago explained why teaching the Vietnam War has changed, and he…

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