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  • African Americans and World War I
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    African Americans and World War I

    University of Minnesota professor Saje Mathieu talked about how World War I impacted African Americans. She argued that the promise of a better life because of military service in the war…

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  • World War I and Britains 1917 Middle East Campaigns
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    World War I and Britain's 1917 Middle East Campaigns

    Professor John Calvert talked about the British campaigns in the Middle East during World War I. He focused on the year 1917, when British forces captured Gaza and Jerusalem from the…

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  • American Soldiers Views of Europeans 191718
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    American Soldiers' Views of Europeans, 1917-18

    U.S. Army Command and General Staff College professor Richard Faulkner talked about American soldiers' views of the French, British, and Germans after arriving in Europe in 1917.

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  • Peace Efforts Before US Entered World War I
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    Peace Efforts Before U.S. Entered World War I

    Historians Jay Sexton and Jennifer Keene discussed events leading up to U.S. entry into World War I. During this program, the historians commented on audio clips from “Enter the Peace Broker,” a…

    101 views
  • World War I Posters
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    World War I Posters

    Doran Cart showed a collection of war posters produced during World War I which were used to generate national propaganda. C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2017 LCV…

    113 views
  • Michael Kazin Discusses AntiWar Movements
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    Anti-War Movements From World War I to Present

    Michael Kazin, author of War Against War: The American Fight for Peace, 1914-1918, talked about the legacy of anti-war activities during World War I and how they influenced peace movements…

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  • World War I and Peace Organizations
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    World War I and Peace Organizations

    Members of peace organizations formed in the World War I era talked about the impact of the war on their groups and how their institutions have changed over the past 100 years.

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  • World War I and Religious Peace Groups
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    World War I and Religious Peace Groups

    Members of Quaker, Mennonite, and Christian peace organizations talked about their institutions' responses to the U.S. and Britain’s entry into World War I.

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  • Women and World War I Peace Movements
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    Women and World War I Peace Movements

    Author Erika Kuhlman talked about women and peace movements during World War I. She highlighted the activities of the Woman’s Peace Party in New York City and the anti-war reporting and editorials in…

    77 views
  • American Soldiers and World War I
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    American Soldiers and World War I

    Jennifer Keene talked about U.S. troops in World War I and how military service impacted their lives and changed American society and culture. She is the author of the book, Doughboys, the…

    335 views
  • Legacy of Word War I
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    Legacy of Word War I

    Michael Neiberg talked about the legacy of World War I and how the peace process and the extension of colonial influence around the globe impacted the world for decades to come. He is the…

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  • US Entry Into World War I and Global Politics
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    U.S. Entry Into World War I and Global Politics

    David Stevenson talked about U.S. entry into World War I and how it affected global politics. He is the author of the book 1917: War, Peace, and Revolution. This talk was part of symposium…

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  • World War I and Trench Warfare
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    World War I and Trench Warfare

    Professor Richard Faulkner talked about trench warfare during World War I and looked at the different strategies and technological developments used in attempts to drive opponents out of…

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  • World War I New York City
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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 Enduring Ties to the Great War.

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    World War I and America

    A. Scott Berg talked about his book, World War I and America: Told by the Americans Who Lived It. He spoke at the 17th annual National Book Festival in Washington, D.C.

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  • 100th Anniversary of US Entry into World War I
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    100th Anniversary of U.S. Entry into World War I

    American History TV presented live coverage from the National World War I Museum and Memorial in Kansas City to mark the centennial of U.S. entry into World War I. Guests talked about about the memorial built to…

    2,370 views
  • World War I 100th Anniversary Ceremony
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    World War I 100th Anniversary Ceremony

    The United States World War I Centennial Commission hosted a program from the National World War I Museum and Memorial in Kansas City, Missouri, marking the 100th anniversary of America’s…

    490 views
  • Civil War World War I and Total War
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    Civil War, World War I, and "Total War"

    Professor Michael Neiberg talks about the Civil War, World War I, and the concept of “total war.” Professor Neiberg began by defining total war and then described parallels and differences between Civil War and…

    673 views
  • Reel America emHome Front 19171919em
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    Home Front 1917-1919

    Home Front 1917-1919: War Transforms American Life is an educational film, narrated by actor Robert Ryan, that shows how World War I brought about industrial growth, increased government…

    495 views
  • National World War I Museum and Memorial Part 1
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    National World War I Museum and Memorial, Part 1

    Matthew Naylor gave a tour of and talked about the National World War I Museum and Memorial, built to preserve the history of what was at the time called “The Great War” and to honor the…

    914 views
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