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Mike Wallace is an American historian, the Distinguished Professor of History at John Jay College of Criminal Justice of the City University of New York, where he has taught since 1971, and the director of the Gotham Center for New York City History. Wikipedia*

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The Gotham Center for New York City History has 3 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first program was in a 2013, New York City Cartmen. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2015 with an average of 941 views per program.

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    Henry George, Labor, and the Gilded Age

    Edward O’Donnell talked about his book Henry George and the Crisis of Inequality: Progress and Poverty in the Gilded Age, in…

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    Making of Modern New York

    Author Mason Williams talked about his book, City of Ambition: FDR, La Guardia and the Making of Modern New York, in which…

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    New York City Cartmen

    Graham Hodges talked about New York City’s cartmen, who hauled goods on one-horse carts and filled the streets of the city…

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