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  • Dwight D Eisenhower Memorial
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    Dwight D. Eisenhower Memorial

    We see the new Frank Gehry designed park and memorial to the 34th president, Dwight David Eisenhower, which occupies a four-acre location near the U.S. Capitol and the Smithsonian’s…

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  • World War II M4 Sherman Tank
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    World War II M4 Sherman Tank

    Retired U.S. Army Colonel and living history hobbyist Alexander Kose explains the history of the M4 Sherman tank and demonstrates how it works. The most commonly used American tank in World…

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  • Newseum Tet Offensive Exhibit
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    Newseum Tet Offensive Exhibit

    We visited the Newseum in Washington, DC to tour an exhibit on the Vietnam War’s Tet Offensive and the Battle of Hue, where some of the most intense fighting of the campaign took place. We…

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  • National Museum of the American Indian Photo Collections
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    National Museum of the American Indian Photo Collections

    The National Museum of the American Indian’s Michelle Anne Delaney traced photography’s evolution while describing a selection of the museum’s images of Native Americans. She also…

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  • Discussion on Color Photographs from the 1930s and 1940
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    1930s-40s Color Photographs, Part 2

    During the Great Depression and World War II, photographers working for the U.S. Government’s Farm Security Administration (FSA) and later the Office of War Information (OWI) created about…

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  • Discussion on Color Photographs from the 1930s and 1940s
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    1930s-40s Color Photographs, Part 1

    During the Great Depression and World War II, photographers working for the U.S. Government’s Farm Security Administration (FSA) and later the Office of War Information (OWI) created about…

    1,320 views
  • Flight 93 National Memorial
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    Flight 93 National Memorial

    National Park Service Ranger Adam Shaffer gave a tour of the Flight 93 National Memorial near Shanksville, Pennsylvania. He spoke about the hijacked jet that crashed in a remote field on…

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  • Ellis Island Immigration Museum
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    Ellis Island Immigration Museum

    Peter Urban gave a tour of the Ellis Island Immigration Museum in New York City and showed how some 12 million immigrants were processed in the facility. The tour included archival…

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  • American Artifacts History of Women in Congress
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    Women in Congress, Part 2

    House of Representatives historian Matthew Wasniewski and Curator Farar Elliott presented artifacts and photographs related to and talked about the history of women in the U.S. House of…

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  • Discussion on Women in Congress
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    Women in Congress, Part 1

    House of Representatives historian Matthew Wasniewski and Curator Farar Elliott presented artifacts and photographs related to and talked about the history of women in the U.S. House of…

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  • African Americans in Congress in the 20th Century
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    African Americans in Congress in the 20th Century

    Matthew Wasniewski and Farar Elliott used a selection of artifacts from their collections to tell the story of black members of congress between the 1920s and the 1970s. This program draws…

    863 views
  • African Americans in Congress in the 19th Century
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    African Americans in Congress in the 19th Century

    House of Representatives historian Matthew Wasniewski and House curator Farar Elliott discussed the history of African Americans who served in Congress during the late 19th century.

    1,310 views
  • Mobile Alabama African American Heritage Trail Part 2
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    Mobile, Alabama, African American Heritage Trail, Part 2

    American History TV joined tour guide Eric Finley to learn about the history of Mobile, Alabama, from the Jim Crow era through the civil rights movement. The tour features stories of…

    1,173 views
  • Mobile Alabama African American Heritage Trail Part 1
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    Mobile, Alabama, African American Heritage Trail, Part 1

    American History TV joined tour guide Eric Finley to learn about the early history of Mobile, Alabama, and to visit Africatown, a National Historic Landmark neighborhood north of the city…

    2,082 views
  • Whitney Plantation Slavery Museum
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    Whitney Plantation Slavery Museum

    Ashley Rogers gave a tour of the Whitney Plantation, a Louisiana plantation that traces its history to 1752, when a German immigrant bought the land to grow indigo and later converted to…

    4,366 views
  • Franklin D Roosevelts Top Cottage
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    Franklin D. Roosevelt's Top Cottage

    C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2017 LCV Cities Tour” in Hyde Park, New York, from May 20-25 to feature the history and literary life of the…

    1,126 views
  • Rightfully Hers American Women and the Vote Exhibit
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    "Rightfully Hers, American Women and the Vote" Exhibit

    Curator Corinne Porter gave American History TV a guided tour of a National Archives exhibit marking the centennial of the 19th Amendment, which guarantees women the right to vote.

    748 views
  • Votes for Women Exhibit Part 2
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    "Votes for Women" Exhibit, Part 2

    Historian Kate Clarke Lemay gave a guided tour of a National Portrait Gallery exhibit marking the centennial of the 19th Amendment. Starting with the 1913 suffrage parade in Washington,…

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  • Votes for Women Exhibit Part 1
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    "Votes for Women" Exhibit, Part 1

    Historian Kate Clarke Lemay gave American History TV a guided tour of a National Portrait Gallery exhibit marking the centennial of the 19th Amendment. Using images of early suffrage…

    710 views
  • HiroshimaNagasaki Atomic Bomb Exhibit
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    Hiroshima-Nagasaki Atomic Bomb Exhibit

    Peter Kuznick gave a tour of an exhibit marking the 70th anniversary of the bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki. In cooperation with the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum and the Nagasaki…

    2,053 views
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