Kira Garcia talked about New York City’s Lower East Side Tenement Museum, including an exhibit on how immigrant families coped with poverty and crowded conditions in the 19th and early 20th centuries.
People in this video
- C-SPAN | American History TVC-SPAN | American History TV
Jane Ziegelman, director of the culinary program at the New York City Tenement Museum, presents a history of five immigrant families…
Influence of Nonprofits on Political Campaigns
Panelists discussed the influence of Super PACs and non-profit political spending in the 2012 election. Topics included the…
Money Well Spent?
Michael Grabell, author of Money Well Spent?: The Truth Behind the Trillion-Dollar Stimulus, the Biggest Economic Recovery Plan in History, talked about…
New York at War
In his book Steven Jaffe recounts the attacks on New York City, from its earliest days as a Dutch trading outpost…