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New York Historical Society

The New-York Historical Society is an American history museum and library located in New York City at the corner of 77th Street and Central Park West in Manhattan. Founded in 1804 as New York's first museum, the New-York Historical Society presents exhibitions, public programs and research that explore the rich history of New York and the nation. Wikipedia*

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The New York Historical Society has 136 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first program was in a 1998, [The Lord Cornbury Scandal]. The year with the most videos was 2013 with 19 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2000 with an average of 1,657 views per program. Most appearances with Louise Mirrer (27), Dale Gregory (21), Harold Holzer (19). Most common tags: Civil War, Early American History (1600-1850), African American History.

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    The Education of Eva

    Eva Moskowitz, founder and CEO of Success Academy Charter Schools, talked about her book, The Education of Eva, about her…

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    Eleanor Roosevelt's Relationship With Her Father

    Eric Burns talked about his book, Someone to Watch Over Me: A Portrait of Eleanor Roosevelt and the Tortured Father Who Shaped Her Life.…

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    World War I New York City

    Kevin Fitzpatrick talked about World War I New York City. He is the author of World War I New York: A Guide to the City’s…

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    Divisions in Modern Women's Movement

    Marjorie Spruill talked about her book Divided We Stand, in which she chronicles the development of competing liberal and…

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