http://www.gilderlehrman.org/multimedia-feed/all en Historians Now: The Wright Brothers by David McCullough http://www.gilderlehrman.org/multimedia%2523%21191077 <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-primary-subera"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-by-era/progressive-era-new-era-1900-1929/politics-reform">The Politics of Reform</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-synopsis"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>David McCullough discusses his new book <em>The Wright Brothers</em>.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>David McCullough discusses his new book <em>The Wright Brothers</em>.</p> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-media-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Tue, 2015-05-05</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-media-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> New York, NY </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-media-speakers"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> David McCullough </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-audio-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_audio_image" width="1154" height="718" alt="" src="http://www.gilderlehrman.org/sites/default/files/audio-images/mccullough2.png?1431534925" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-video-duration"> <div class="field-label">Video Duration:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 252 </div> </div> </div> http://www.gilderlehrman.org/multimedia%2523%21191077#comments The Roaring Twenties The Progressive Era to the New Era, 1900-1929 Science, Technology, Engineering and Math 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13+ airplanes science technology and society The Wright Brothers Kitty Hawk first flight David McCullough Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History Interview or Sound Bite Tue, 05 May 2015 14:12:52 +0000 Kristin Miller 191077 at http://www.gilderlehrman.org Historians Now: Lincoln’s Selected Writings edited by David S. Reynolds http://www.gilderlehrman.org/multimedia%2523%21189246 <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-primary-subera"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-by-era/national-expansion-and-reform-1815-1860/lincoln">Lincoln</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-synopsis"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>David S. Reynolds talks about editing the Norton Critical Edition of <em>Lincoln's Selected Writings.</em></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><span style="line-height: 20px;">David S. Reynolds talks about editing the Norton Critical Edition of&nbsp;</span><em>Lincoln's Selected Writings.&nbsp;</em>The volume not only includes an wide range of annotated texts, but perspectives on Lincoln's writings from his contemporaries and modern scholars.&nbsp;</p> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-media-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Sun, 2015-05-03</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-media-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> New York </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-media-speakers"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> David S. Reynolds </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-audio-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_audio_image" width="208" height="148" alt="" src="http://www.gilderlehrman.org/sites/default/files/audio-images/reynolds_hn.png?1429720125" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-video-duration"> <div class="field-label">Video Duration:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 117 </div> </div> </div> http://www.gilderlehrman.org/multimedia%2523%21189246#comments Lincoln National Expansion and Reform, 1815-1860 Government and Civics Literature 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13+ Government and Civics Abolition and Slavery The Civil War Abraham Lincoln Abolition Movement American Civil War assassination of Abraham Lincoln David S. Reynolds Ideas, Belief and Culture Period 5: 1844-1877 City University of New York Interview or Sound Bite Sun, 19 Apr 2015 21:43:56 +0000 Kristin Miller 189246 at http://www.gilderlehrman.org Historians Now: The Radical and the Republican by James Oakes http://www.gilderlehrman.org/multimedia%2523%21189245 <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-primary-subera"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-by-era/national-expansion-and-reform-1815-1860/slavery-and-anti-slavery">Slavery and Anti-Slavery</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-synopsis"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>James Oakes discusses his book,&nbsp;<em>The Radical and the Republican: Frederick Douglass, Abraham Lincoln and the Triumph of Antislavery Politics.</em></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><span style="line-height: 20px;">James Oakes discusses his book,&nbsp;</span><em>The Radical and the Republican: Frederick Douglass, Abraham Lincoln and the Triumph of Antislavery Politics.</em></p> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-media-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Sat, 2015-05-02</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-media-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> New York </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-media-speakers"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> James Oakes </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-audio-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_audio_image" width="208" height="148" alt="" src="http://www.gilderlehrman.org/sites/default/files/audio-images/oakes2.png?1431535885" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-video-duration"> <div class="field-label">Video Duration:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 91 </div> </div> </div> http://www.gilderlehrman.org/multimedia%2523%21189245#comments Slavery and Anti-Slavery National Expansion and Reform, 1815-1860 Government and Civics 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13+ African American History Abolition &amp; Slavery Frederick Douglass Abraham Lincoln Abolition Movement American Civil War James Oakes Period 5: 1844-1877 Period 6: 1865-1898 City University of New York Interview or Sound Bite Sun, 19 Apr 2015 21:30:25 +0000 Kristin Miller 189245 at http://www.gilderlehrman.org Historians Now: Founders’ Son: A Life of Abraham Lincoln by Richard Brookhiser http://www.gilderlehrman.org/multimedia%2523%21189243 <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-primary-subera"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-by-era/national-expansion-and-reform-1815-1860/lincoln">Lincoln</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-synopsis"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Richard Brookhiser discusses his book, <em>Founders' Son: A Life of Abraham Lincoln</em>.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><span style="line-height: 20px;">Richard Brookhiser discusses his book,&nbsp;</span><em>Founders' Son: A Life of Abraham Lincoln</em><span style="line-height: 20px;">. Brookhiser traces Lincoln's quest to follow in the footsteps of the Founding Fathers.</span></p> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-media-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Fri, 2015-05-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-media-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> New York, NY </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-media-speakers"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Richard Brookhiser </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-audio-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_audio_image" width="208" height="148" alt="" src="http://www.gilderlehrman.org/sites/default/files/audio-images/brookhiser_hn.png?1429811220" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-video-duration"> <div class="field-label">Video Duration:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 113 </div> </div> </div> http://www.gilderlehrman.org/multimedia%2523%21189243#comments The American Civil War Civil War and Reconstruction, 1861-1877 Government and Civics 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13+ Government and Civics Abraham Lincoln Constitution Declaration of Independence Founding Fathers Abraham Lincoln George Washington Thomas Jefferson Thomas Paine American Civil War Passage of the 13th Amendment; Passage of the 15th Amendment Period 6: 1865-1898 Politics and Power Richard Brookhiser National Review Interview or Sound Bite Sun, 19 Apr 2015 21:17:27 +0000 Kristin Miller 189243 at http://www.gilderlehrman.org Historians Now: Mourning Lincoln by Martha Hodes http://www.gilderlehrman.org/multimedia%2523%21189240 <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-primary-subera"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-by-era/national-expansion-and-reform-1815-1860/lincoln">Lincoln</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-primary-theme"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-by-era/topics/government-and-civics">Government and Civics</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-synopsis"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Martha Hodes discusses her book <em>Mourning Lincoln</em>.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>Martha Hodes discusses her book <em>Mourning Lincoln</em>. Hodes is the first historian to delve into personal and private responses—of African Americans and whites, Yankees and Confederates, men and women, soldiers and civilians, rich and poor—investigating the nation’s first presidential assassination on a human scale.</p> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-media-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Wed, 2015-04-15</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-media-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> New York, NY </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-media-speakers"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Martha Hodes </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-media-thumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_media_thumb" width="208" height="147" alt="" src="http://www.gilderlehrman.org/sites/default/files/media-thumbs/hodes_hn_3.png?1429811324" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-audio-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_audio_image" width="208" height="147" alt="" src="http://www.gilderlehrman.org/sites/default/files/audio-images/hodes_hn.png?1429811257" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-video-duration"> <div class="field-label">Video Duration:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 157 </div> </div> </div> http://www.gilderlehrman.org/multimedia%2523%21189240#comments Civil War and Reconstruction, 1861-1877 Government and Civics 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13+ Government and Civics American Civil War assassination Historical memory Abraham Lincoln John Wilkes Booth Mary Todd Lincoln assassination of Abraham Lincoln Ideas, Belief and Culture Martha Hodes Period 6: 1865-1898 New York University Interview or Sound Bite Sun, 19 Apr 2015 21:02:08 +0000 Kristin Miller 189240 at http://www.gilderlehrman.org Historians Now: The Fiery Trial by Eric Foner http://www.gilderlehrman.org/multimedia%2523%21186527 <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-primary-subera"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-by-era/national-expansion-and-reform-1815-1860/slavery-and-anti-slavery">Slavery and Anti-Slavery</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-primary-theme"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-by-era/topics/african-american-history">African American History</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-synopsis"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>&lt;p&gt;Eric Foner discusses his book <em>The Fiery Trial: Abraham Lincoln and American Slavery</em>.&lt;/p&gt;</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>&lt;p&gt;Eric Foner discusses his book <em>The Fiery Trial: Abraham Lincoln and American Slavery</em>. The book begins with Lincoln's youth and through his career&lt;/p&gt; The book follows Lincoln's personal and political positions on slavery from childhood through the nation's greatest test.&nbsp;</p> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-media-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Mon, 2015-03-30</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-media-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> New York City </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-media-speakers"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Eric Foner </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-media-thumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_media_thumb" width="1276" height="728" alt="" src="http://www.gilderlehrman.org/sites/default/files/media-thumbs/fonerfierytrial.jpg?1427895916" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-audio-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_audio_image" width="150" height="110" alt="" src="http://www.gilderlehrman.org/sites/default/files/audio-images/fonerfierytrial_sm.png?1427895898" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-video-duration"> <div class="field-label">Video Duration:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 203 </div> </div> </div> http://www.gilderlehrman.org/multimedia%2523%21186527#comments Civil War and Reconstruction, 1861-1877 Government and Civics 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13+ Government and Civics Emancipation political parties Slavery Frederick Douglass Abraham Lincoln Passage of the 13th Amendment; Passage of the 15th Amendment Congress Eric Foner Columbia University Interview or Sound Bite Mon, 30 Mar 2015 14:32:54 +0000 Kristin Miller 186527 at http://www.gilderlehrman.org Roundtable discussion on American Antislavery Writings http://www.gilderlehrman.org/multimedia%2523%21168564 <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-primary-subera"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-by-era/national-expansion-and-reform-1815-1860/slavery-and-anti-slavery">Slavery and Anti-Slavery</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-synopsis"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Historians consider American antislavery writings during a roundtable discussion presented during a Gilder Lehrman online course.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>On December 2, 2014, four scholars joined Gilder Lehrman president and Barnard College professor James G. Basker for a roundtable discussion on American antislavery writings. The panel included Elizabeth Alexander (Yale), Christopher Brown (Columbia), Eric Foner (Columbia), and Martha Hodes (NYU). The discussion concluded Professor Basker’s fall semester online graduate course, Amazing Grace: How Writers Helped End Slavery, offered by the Gilder Lehrman Institute.</p> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-media-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Tue, 2014-12-02</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-media-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> New York, NY </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-media-speakers"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> James G. Basker, Elizabeth Alexander, Christopher Brown, Eric Foner, Martha Hodes </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-media-thumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_media_thumb" width="150" height="110" alt="" src="http://www.gilderlehrman.org/sites/default/files/media-thumbs/roundtable-tiny.jpg?1418139210" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-video-duration"> <div class="field-label">Video Duration:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 3680 </div> </div> </div> http://www.gilderlehrman.org/multimedia%2523%21168564#comments Slavery and Anti-Slavery The Road to Revolution The American Revolution, 1763-1783 National Expansion and Reform, 1815-1860 Government and Civics Literature Religion and Philosophy 9 10 11 12 13+ African American History Literature and Language Arts Reform Movements Antislavery Emancipation freedom literature Poetry Slavery Christopher Brown Elizabeth Alexander Eric Foner James G. Basker Martha Hodes Columbia University New York University Yale University Interview or Sound Bite Tue, 09 Dec 2014 15:37:17 +0000 brown 168564 at http://www.gilderlehrman.org Supreme City: How Jazz Age Manhattan Gave Birth to Modern America http://www.gilderlehrman.org/multimedia%2523%21141528 <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-primary-subera"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-by-era/progressive-era-new-era-1900-1929/roaring-twenties">The Roaring Twenties</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-synopsis"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Lafayette College historian Donald Miller discusses his new book, Supreme City: How Jazz Age Manhattan Gave Birth to Modern America, in an interview with the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>Lafayette College historian Donald Miller discusses his new book, Supreme City: How Jazz Age Manhattan Gave Birth to Modern America, in an interview with the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History.</p> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-media-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Mon, 2014-08-25</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-media-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> New York, NY </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-media-speakers"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Donald L. Miller </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-media-thumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_media_thumb" width="150" height="110" alt="" src="http://www.gilderlehrman.org/sites/default/files/media-thumbs/Supreme%20City%20tiny.png?1408984342" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-audio-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_audio_image" width="150" height="110" alt="" src="http://www.gilderlehrman.org/sites/default/files/audio-images/Supreme%20City%20tiny.png?1408984350" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-mp3-file"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-audio-mpeg" alt="audio/mpeg icon" src="http://www.gilderlehrman.org/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/audio-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://www.gilderlehrman.org/sites/default/files/media-mp3s/Supreme%20City.mp3" type="audio/mpeg; length=58516">Supreme City.mp3</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-video-duration"> <div class="field-label">Video Duration:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 162 </div> </div> </div> http://www.gilderlehrman.org/multimedia%2523%21141528#comments The Roaring Twenties The Progressive Era to the New Era, 1900-1929 Art Literature 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13+ Art, Music and Film Jazz Age Manhattan media New York City Radio Sports television Babe Ruth Duke Ellington Jack Dempsey Donald L. Miller Ideas, Belief and Culture Period 7: 1890-1945 New York City Lafayette College Interview or Sound Bite Mon, 25 Aug 2014 16:32:46 +0000 brown 141528 at http://www.gilderlehrman.org Earth Day 1970: The Teach-In That Made the Green Generation http://www.gilderlehrman.org/multimedia%2523%21129710 <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-primary-subera"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-by-era/1945-present/seventies">The Seventies</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-synopsis"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Historian Adam Rome discusses the origins of the modern environmental movement in an interview about his book, <em>The Genius of Earth Day</em>.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>University of Delaware historian Adam Rome discusses the origins of the modern environmental movement in an interview about his book, <em>The Genius of Earth Day: How a 1970 Teach-In Unexpectedly Made the First Green Generation</em>.</p> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-media-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Thu, 2014-03-20</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-media-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Boston, MA </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-media-speakers"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Adam Rome </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-media-thumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_media_thumb" width="150" height="110" alt="" src="http://www.gilderlehrman.org/sites/default/files/media-thumbs/EarthDay-tiny.jpg?1398180831" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-mp3-file"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-audio-mpeg" alt="audio/mpeg icon" src="http://www.gilderlehrman.org/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/audio-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://www.gilderlehrman.org/sites/default/files/media-mp3s/Earth%20Day.mp3" type="audio/mpeg; length=26888">Earth Day.mp3</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-video-duration"> <div class="field-label">Video Duration:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 275 </div> </div> </div> http://www.gilderlehrman.org/multimedia%2523%21129710#comments The Seventies 1945 to the Present Government and Civics 9 10 11 12 13+ Reform Movements climate Earth Day Environment pollution protest Barry Commoner Denis Hayes Gaylord Nelson Earth Day Adam Rome Period 8: 1945-1980 University of Delaware Interview or Sound Bite Tue, 22 Apr 2014 15:35:05 +0000 brown 129710 at http://www.gilderlehrman.org New Spirits: Americans in the Gilded Age http://www.gilderlehrman.org/multimedia%2523%21127690 <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-primary-subera"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-by-era/rise-industrial-america-1877-1900/gilded-age">The Gilded Age</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-synopsis"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Vassar College historian Rebecca Edwards discusses the Gilded Age with Gilder Lehrman President James Basker.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>Vassar College historian Rebecca Edwards discusses some of the complexities of the Gilded Age with Gilder Lehrman President James Basker. &nbsp;Professor Edwards's 2006 study,&nbsp;New&nbsp;Spirits: Americans in the Gilded Age, offers a nuanced view of the era studded with individual stories that evoke the era's defining themes.</p> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-media-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Wed, 2014-03-05</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-media-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> New York, NY </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-media-speakers"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> James G. Basker, Rebecca Edwards </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-media-thumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_media_thumb" width="150" height="110" alt="" src="http://www.gilderlehrman.org/sites/default/files/media-thumbs/Edwards%20tiny%20thumb.jpg?1395844660" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-mp3-file"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-audio-mpeg" alt="audio/mpeg icon" src="http://www.gilderlehrman.org/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/audio-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://www.gilderlehrman.org/sites/default/files/media-mp3s/Edwards.mp3" type="audio/mpeg; length=27822">Edwards.mp3</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-video-duration"> <div class="field-label">Video Duration:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 1116 </div> </div> </div> http://www.gilderlehrman.org/multimedia%2523%21127690#comments Populism and Agrarian Discontent The Gilded Age Immigration and Migration The Rise of Industrial America, 1877-1900 Government and Civics 9 10 11 12 13+ Immigration and Migration Reform Movements Women's History industrialization labor reform Migration protest Robber Barons social justice Eugene V. Debs Jane Addams Hull House James G. Basker Rebecca Edwards Vassar College Interview or Sound Bite Wed, 26 Mar 2014 14:37:54 +0000 brown 127690 at http://www.gilderlehrman.org The Rebellious Life of Mrs. Rosa Parks http://www.gilderlehrman.org/multimedia%2523%21126312 <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-primary-subera"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-by-era/1945-present/civil-rights-movement">The Civil Rights Movement</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-synopsis"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Brooklyn College historian Jeanne Theoharis discusses the life of Rosa Parks with Gilder Lehrman president James Basker.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>Brooklyn College historian Jeanne Theoharis discusses the life of Rosa Parks with Gilder Lehrman president James G. Basker. Professor Theoharis's 2013 biography of Parks is the first academic study of the activist's life, and noted also for its consideration of the oft-overlooked contributions of women to the Civil Rights Movement.</p> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-media-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Wed, 2014-02-12</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-media-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> New York, NY </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-media-speakers"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> James G. Basker, Jeanne Theoharis </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-media-thumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_media_thumb" width="150" height="110" alt="" src="http://www.gilderlehrman.org/sites/default/files/media-thumbs/Theoharis%20thumb%20tiny.png?1394653172" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-video-duration"> <div class="field-label">Video Duration:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 2422 </div> </div> </div> http://www.gilderlehrman.org/multimedia%2523%21126312#comments The Civil Rights Movement 1945 to the Present Government and Civics 9 10 11 12 13+ Government and Civics Black Freedom Struggle racial equality Scottsboro Boys social justice Claudette Colvin E.D. Nixon Jo Ann Robinson Raymond Parks Rosa Parks Montgomery Bus Boycott James G. Basker Jeanne Theoharis Southern Christian Leadership Conference (SCLC) Detroit, Michigan Montgomery, Alabama Brooklyn College, City University of New York Interview or Sound Bite Wed, 12 Mar 2014 20:21:29 +0000 brown 126312 at http://www.gilderlehrman.org Jim Crow Wisdom: Memory and Identity in Black America since 1940 http://www.gilderlehrman.org/multimedia%2523120160 <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-primary-subera"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-by-era/1945-present/civil-rights-movement">The Civil Rights Movement</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-synopsis"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Yale University historian Jonathan Holloway discusses his 2013 work,&nbsp;<em>Jim Crow Wisdom:&nbsp;Memory and Identity in Black America since 1940</em>, with James Basker, President of the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History.&nbsp;</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>Yale University historian Jonathan Holloway discusses his 2013 work,&nbsp;<em>Jim Crow Wisdom:&nbsp;Memory and Identity in Black America since 1940</em>, with James Basker, President of the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History. &nbsp;Professor Holloway's innovative book confronts the historical memory of African Americans over the last half of the 20th century through close readings of films, works of literature, tourist sites, and the real and imagined past of his own family.</p> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-media-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Wed, 2014-01-08</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-media-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> New York, NY </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-media-speakers"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> James G. Basker, Jonathan Holloway </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-media-thumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_media_thumb" width="150" height="110" alt="" src="http://www.gilderlehrman.org/sites/default/files/media-thumbs/holloway-tiny.png?1390577303" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-mp3-file"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-audio-mpeg" alt="audio/mpeg icon" src="http://www.gilderlehrman.org/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/audio-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://www.gilderlehrman.org/sites/default/files/media-mp3s/Holloway.mp3" type="audio/mpeg; length=62061">Holloway.mp3</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-video-duration"> <div class="field-label">Video Duration:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 2331 </div> </div> </div> http://www.gilderlehrman.org/multimedia%2523120160#comments The Civil Rights Movement 1945 to the Present Literature 9 10 11 12 13+ African American History Art, Music and Film Civil Rights Emancipation equality integration Jim Crow memory James Baldwin Richard Wright James G. Basker Jonathan Holloway Yale University Fri, 24 Jan 2014 15:30:35 +0000 brown 120160 at http://www.gilderlehrman.org “Let the Word Go Forth”: Symbols and Images in JFK’s Inaugural Address http://www.gilderlehrman.org/multimedia%2523%21124219 <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-primary-subera"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-by-era/1945-present/sixties">The Sixties</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-synopsis"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>University of Virginia historian Barbara Perry describes John F. Kennedy’s inaugural address, including background information on the President’s life and family, the writing of the speech, and major accomplishments of his administration.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>University of Virginia historian Barbara Perry describes John F. Kennedy’s inaugural address, including background information on the President’s life and family, the writing of the speech, and major accomplishments of his administration. Professor Perry delivered this presentation for students from Notre Dame School and Xavier High School, two Gilder Lehrman Affiliate Schools in New York City.</p> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-media-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Fri, 2013-12-13</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-media-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> New York, NY </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-media-speakers"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Barbara Perry </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-media-thumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_media_thumb" width="150" height="110" alt="" src="http://www.gilderlehrman.org/sites/default/files/media-thumbs/jfk-inaugural.jpg?1392925639" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-mp3-file"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-audio-mpeg" alt="audio/mpeg icon" src="http://www.gilderlehrman.org/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/audio-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://www.gilderlehrman.org/sites/default/files/media-mp3s/Perry%20at%20Notre%20Dame%20-%2012-13-13.mp3" type="audio/mpeg; length=63366">Perry at Notre Dame - 12-13-13.mp3</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-video-duration"> <div class="field-label">Video Duration:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 3738 </div> </div> </div> http://www.gilderlehrman.org/multimedia%2523%21124219#comments The Sixties Government and Civics 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13+ Government and Civics Camelot Civil Rights Cuban Missile Crisis equality inaugural address nuclear weapons poverty Soviet Union space race Jacqueline Kennedy John F. Kennedy Ted Sorenson presidential inauguration Barbara Perry Peace Corps University of Virginia Historians Forum Thu, 20 Feb 2014 19:10:13 +0000 brown 124219 at http://www.gilderlehrman.org The Fiery Trial: Abraham Lincoln and American Slavery http://www.gilderlehrman.org/multimedia%2523116430 <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-primary-subera"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-by-era/civil-war-and-reconstruction-1861-1877/american-civil-war">The American Civil War</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-synopsis"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Columbia University historian Eric Foner discusses his most recent work,&nbsp;<em>The Fiery Trial: Abraham Lincoln and American Slavery</em>, with James G. Basker, president of the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History.&nbsp;</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>Columbia University historian Eric Foner discusses his most recent work,&nbsp;<em>The Fiery Trial: Abraham Lincoln and American Slavery</em>, with James G. Basker, president of the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History. Professor Foner&nbsp;was awarded the Bancroft, Lincoln, and Pulitzer Prizes for&nbsp;<em>The Fiery Trial</em>.</p> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-media-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Thu, 2013-12-05</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-media-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> New York, NY </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-media-speakers"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> James G. Basker, Eric Foner </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-media-thumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_media_thumb" width="150" height="110" alt="" src="http://www.gilderlehrman.org/sites/default/files/media-thumbs/Foner-tiny.png?1387296666" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-mp3-file"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-audio-mpeg" alt="audio/mpeg icon" src="http://www.gilderlehrman.org/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/audio-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://www.gilderlehrman.org/sites/default/files/media-mp3s/Foner.mp3" type="audio/mpeg; length=29650864" title="Foner.mp3">Foner</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-video-duration"> <div class="field-label">Video Duration:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 2172 </div> </div> </div> http://www.gilderlehrman.org/multimedia%2523116430#comments The American Civil War African Americans and Emancipation Civil War and Reconstruction, 1861-1877 Government and Civics 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13+ African American History Government and Civics Emancipation political parties Slavery Frederick Douglass Abraham Lincoln Passage of the 13th Amendment; Passage of the 15th Amendment Congress Eric Foner James G. Basker Columbia University Interview or Sound Bite Tue, 17 Dec 2013 15:47:05 +0000 brown 116430 at http://www.gilderlehrman.org A Teacher’s Tour of the Battle of Gettysburg http://www.gilderlehrman.org/multimedia%2523112761 <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-primary-subera"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-by-era/civil-war-and-reconstruction-1861-1877/american-civil-war">The American Civil War</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-synopsis"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Historian Matthew Pinsker leads a virtual teacher’s tour of the Battle of Gettysburg, highlighting key moments and individuals to illustrate the broad story of the battle, its implications for the Civil War, and its legacy in American history.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>Historian Matthew Pinsker leads a virtual teacher’s tour of the Battle of Gettysburg, highlighting key moments and individuals to illustrate the broad story of the battle, its implications for the Civil War, and its legacy in American history.</p> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-media-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Tue, 2013-11-19</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-media-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Gettysburg, PA </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-media-speakers"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Matthew Pinsker </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-media-thumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_media_thumb" width="150" height="110" alt="" src="http://www.gilderlehrman.org/sites/default/files/media-thumbs/pinsker.png?1384880282" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-mp3-file"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-audio-mpeg" alt="audio/mpeg icon" src="http://www.gilderlehrman.org/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/audio-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://www.gilderlehrman.org/sites/default/files/media-mp3s/Gettysburg-final-v2.mp3" type="audio/mpeg; length=49870372">Gettysburg-final-v2.mp3</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-video-duration"> <div class="field-label">Video Duration:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 3774 </div> </div> </div> http://www.gilderlehrman.org/multimedia%2523112761#comments The American Civil War The Age of Jackson Lincoln Reconstruction National Expansion and Reform, 1815-1860 Civil War and Reconstruction, 1861-1877 Government and Civics 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13+ Military History 1863 Confederacy Gettysburg military intelligence Slavery Teaching union Abraham Lincoln Amos Humiston Bayard Wilkeson Daniel Sickles George Meade George Pickett George Sharpe Gouverneur Warren James Longstreet John Buford Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain Robert E. Lee Samuel Wilkeson Winfield Scott Hancock Battle of Gettysburg Bureau of Military Information Confederate Army Matthew Pinsker US Army Gettysburg, PA Dickinson College Interview or Sound Bite Tue, 19 Nov 2013 16:58:42 +0000 brown 112761 at http://www.gilderlehrman.org