Filter by

Amalie Kass Massachusetts Historical Society

Videos

Sorted by Most Recent Airing
Showing 1 - of 5
  • Last Aired

    My Dearest Friend: Letters of Abigail and John Adams

    John and Abigail Adams kept a written correspondence throughout their relationship that contained a commentary on the political landscape of the newly formed country. My Dearest Friend: Letters…

    1,343 views
  • Last Aired

    His Excellency: George Washington

    Professor Joseph Ellis talked about his book His Excellency: George Washington, published by Knopf. The author explained Washington’s position on several issues, including expansion and…

    867 views
  • Last Aired

    The Education of Henry Adams

    Edward Chalfant and Conrad Wright talked about the book they co-edited, The Education of Henry Adams: A Centennial Version, published by the Massachusetts Historical Society. In 1907 Henry…

    424 views
  • Last Aired

    U.S-France Relations from an Historical Perspective

    At the Harvard Club, David McCullough spoke about the relationship between the United States and France from a cultural and historical perspective. He discussed the effect of the French on…

    271 views
  • Last Aired

    In The Devil's Snare

    Ms. Norton talked about her book, In the Devil’s Snare: The Salem Witchcraft Crisis of 1692, published by Alfred A. Knopf. The book is a re-examination of the 17th-century events that resulted in…

    756 views