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New York Historical Society

On the C-SPAN Networks:
New York Historical Society has hosted 166 events in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first program was a 1998 Speech. The year with the most events was 2017 with 19 events. The year with the highest average number of views per video was 2011 with an average of 2,301 views per video. Most appearances with Louise Mirrer (42), Harold Holzer (31), Dale Gregory (29). Most common tags: Civil War, Early American History (1600-1850), Lincoln, Abraham.

Recent Programs

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    The Barbizon: The Hotel that Set Women Free

    In the mid-20th century, New York’s all-female Barbizon Hotel afforded young women the opportunity to pursue independent lives. Author…

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    The Words That Made Us

    Yale University Law and Political Science Professor Akhil Reed Amar recounted the biggest questions and concerns that…

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    Lady Bird Johnson

    Julia Sweig looked at the life of Lady Bird Johnson using the former first lady’s extensive diaries and audio recordings.…

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    Historian Margaret MacMillan looked at how military conflict has impacted our lives. This was a virtual event hosted by the…

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