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  • Rise and Fall of Prohibition
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    Rise and Fall of Prohibition

    The Smithsonian Associates hosted this event in commemoration of the 100th anniversary of the beginning of Prohibition enforcement in January of 1920. Historian, author, and tour guide Garrett…

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  • Topgun  US Navy Fighter Weapons School
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    Topgun - U.S. Navy Fighter Weapons School

    Former Navy fighter pilot Dan Pedersen, the first officer in charge and co-founder of the U.S. Navy Fighter Weapons School, discussed his book Top Gun: An American Story. In his illustrated…

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  • Amelia Earhart  Legend and Legacy
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    Amelia Earhart - Legend and Legacy

    Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum curator Dorothy Cochrane used images to discuss the life and legacy of record-setting aviator Amelia Earhart; the first woman to fly solo across the…

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  • How World War I Affected the US
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    How World War I Affected the U.S.

    Historian Garrett Peck talked about his book, The Great War in America: World War I and Its Aftermath. He chronicled how the war impacted Americans as well as societal issues such as Prohibition,…

    350 views
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    Vietnam

    Military historian Max Hastings provided a history of the Vietnam War.

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  • Newly Discovered Black History Photographs
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    Newly Discovered Black History Photographs

    New York Times photo editor Darcy Eveleigh and journalist Rachel Swarns talked about their book Unseen: Unpublished Black History from the New York Times Photo Archives. They shared several…

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  • AHTV American Presidents in the National Portrait Gallery
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    American Presidents in the National Portrait Gallery

    Brandon Fortune talked about some of the important portraits of U.S. presidents, and provided details about the artists who created them and how the works came into the national collections.

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