The Early Republic

These videos and podcasts by eminent scholars, master teachers, and other speakers open a variety of ways to explore American history. The presentations range from two- or three-minute interview clips to hour-long lectures. Whether you watch them in class, assign them to your students for homework, or download them to your iPod for a long road trip, each one can give you new insight into the past.

Alexander Hamilton

Speaker(s): Ron Chernow

Alexander Hamilton, American

Speaker(s): Richard Brookhiser

Anti-Federalism and Dissent in Constitutional History

Speaker(s): Saul Cornell, James G. Basker

Multimedia from Other Sub-Eras

Anti-Slavery Literature in the Founding Era

Speaker(s): James G. Basker