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  • World War I Soldiers and Art in the Trenches
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    World War I Soldiers and Art in the Trenches

    American History TV visited the Smithsonian National Air & Space Museum to learn about stone carvings left behind in bunkers and trenches by World War I soldiers and only recently rediscovered. Our…

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  • World War I Naval Warfare
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    World War I Naval Warfare

    Naval War College professor Stanley Carpenter talked about World War I naval warfare. He described the fleets of the Allies and Central Powers, their artillery and the battle strategies…

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  • Lasting Impressions of World War I
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    Lasting Impressions of World War I

    The National World War I Museum and Memorial and the National Press Club co-hosted this press conference with three historians and a former Joint Chiefs of Staff chair to mark the final…

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  • World War I Combat Artists
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    World War I Combat Artists

    American History TV visited the National Air & Space Museum to learn about U.S. Army combat artists who were recruited to be part of the American Expeditionary Force in World War I. Our guide was the…

    147 views
  • World War I and Legacy of President Woodrow Wilson
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    World War I and Legacy of President Woodrow Wilson

    The Center for Strategic and International Studies hosted a discussion with historians on World War I and the legacy of President Woodrow Wilson a century after he outlined his 14 Points…

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  • Lynchburg During World War I
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    Lynchburg During World War I

    Lynchburg Museum curator Laura Wilson talked about the city of Lynchburg, Virginia, during World War I. Lynchburg was the site of a train station and a Red Cross post, and soldiers and residents contributed…

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  • World War I and American Art
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    World War I and American Art

    Art and film historian David Lubin describes many of the images featured in his book, Grand Illusions: American Art & the First World War.

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  • National World War I Museum and Memorial Part 3
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    National World War I Museum and Memorial, Part 3

    Lora Vogt showed World War I uniforms and gas masks from the National World War I Museum and Memorial’s collection. The National World War I Museum and Memorial in Kansas City, Missouri,…

    221 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…

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  • Americas Road to War 19141917
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    America's Road to War, 1914-1917

    Historian and author Michael Neiberg presented a talk titled “America’s Road to War: 1914 to 1917.” Michael Neiberg is the author of The Path to War: How the First World War Created Modern…

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  • Andrew Carroll Discusses emMy Fellow Soldiersem
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    My Fellow Soldiers

    Andrew Carroll talked about his book My Fellow Soldiers: General John Pershing and the Americans Who Helped Win the Great War, in which he looks at World War I through the eyes of General…

    1,170 views
  • emOn the Firing Line with the Germansem
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    On the Firing Line with the Germans

    Two World War I film scholars and two Library of Congress preservationists described how this film was rediscovered and restored by the Library of Congress. The entire film was then shown…

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  • 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…

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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…

    2,671 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…

    1,027 views
  • 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…

    370 views
  • 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…

    211 views
  • World War I Russian Soldiers and the 1917 Revolution
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    World War I Russian Soldiers and the 1917 Revolution

    Russian history professor Olga Porshneva discussed how Russian soldiers' beliefs and attittudes about World War I contributed to the unrest that led to the 1917 Russian Revolution and 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.

    305 views
  • 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…

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