http://www.gilderlehrman.org/multimedia-feed/all en 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 City.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 Day.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 at Notre Dame - 12-13-13.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 The Idea of America: Reflections on the Birth of the United States http://www.gilderlehrman.org/multimedia%2523110854 <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-primary-subera"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-by-era/american-revolution-1763-1783/road-revolution">The Road to Revolution</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-synopsis"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Gordon S. Wood, the Alva O. Way University Professor and Professor of History Emeritus at Brown University, discusses his 2011 essay collection, <em>The Idea of America: Reflections on the Birth of the United States</em>.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>Bancroft and Pulitzer Prize–winning historian Gordon S. Wood, the Alva O. Way University Professor and Professor of History Emeritus at Brown University, discusses his 2011 essay collection, <em>The Idea of America: Reflections on the Birth of the United States</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">Fri, 2013-11-01</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"> James G. Basker, Gordon S. Wood </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="295" height="166" alt="" src="http://www.gilderlehrman.org/sites/default/files/media-thumbs/wood-tiny-thumb.png?1384838393" /> </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"> 2178 </div> </div> </div> http://www.gilderlehrman.org/multimedia%2523110854#comments The Road to Revolution The War for Independence The Thirteen Colonies Colonization and Settlement, 1585-1763 The American Revolution, 1763-1783 Government and Civics 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13+ Government and Civics enlightenment insurgency representation resistance taxation Edmund Burke George Washington Thomas Paine Gordon S. Wood Identity James G. Basker Period 3: 1754-1800 Barnard College Brown University Columbia University Interview or Sound Bite Thu, 07 Nov 2013 16:18:34 +0000 brown 110854 at http://www.gilderlehrman.org Book of Ages: The Life and Opinions of Jane Franklin http://www.gilderlehrman.org/multimedia%2523108508 <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-primary-subera"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-by-era/colonization-and-settlement-1585-1763/thirteen-colonies">The Thirteen Colonies</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-synopsis"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Historian Jill Lepore (Harvard) discusses <em>Book of Ages: The Life and Opinions of Jane Franklin</em>, a finalist for the 2013 National Book Award.&nbsp;</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>Historian Jill Lepore of Harvard University discusses her book,&nbsp;<em>Book of Ages: The Life and Opinions of Jane Franklin</em>, a finalist for the 2013 National Book Award, with James G. Basker, president of the Gilder Lehrman Institute.&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">Fri, 2013-10-18</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-media-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Cambridge, MA </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, Jill Lepore </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="152" height="109" alt="" src="http://www.gilderlehrman.org/sites/default/files/media-thumbs/Book%20of%20Ages.png?1382535602" /> </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/Book of Ages.mp3" type="audio/mpeg; length=29117">Book of Ages.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"> 2251 </div> </div> </div> http://www.gilderlehrman.org/multimedia%2523108508#comments The Road to Revolution The War for Independence The Thirteen Colonies Colonization and Settlement, 1585-1763 The American Revolution, 1763-1783 Literature 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13+ Literature and Language Arts Women's History childbirth correspondence literacy motherhood Benjamin Franklin Jane Franklin James G. Basker Jill Lepore Harvard University Interview or Sound Bite Wed, 23 Oct 2013 13:40:23 +0000 brown 108508 at http://www.gilderlehrman.org A Teacher’s Tour of Ford’s Theatre http://www.gilderlehrman.org/multimedia%2523108509 <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 (Dickinson College) leads a tour of Ford’s Theatre campus, including the main building, the Petersen House, and the Center for Education and Leadership, to explore how history teachers can use the site’s exhibits to teach students of all grade levels.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><span style="line-height: 20.799999237060547px;">Historian Matthew Pinsker (Dickinson College) leads a tour of Ford’s Theatre campus, including the main building, the Petersen House, and the Center for Education and Leadership, to explore how history teachers can use the site’s exhibits to teach students of all grade levels.</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">Wed, 2013-10-16</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-media-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Washington, DC </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/Ford%27s%20tour.png?1382535942" /> </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/Ford&#039;s tour-v4.mp3" type="audio/mpeg; length=29152">Ford&#039;s tour-v4.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"> 659 </div> </div> </div> http://www.gilderlehrman.org/multimedia%2523108509#comments The Failure of Compromise The American Civil War African Americans and Emancipation Lincoln Reconstruction National Expansion and Reform, 1815-1860 Civil War and Reconstruction, 1861-1877 Government and Civics Literature 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13+ Government and Civics Literature and Language Arts Historical memory legacy Abraham Lincoln Grace Bedell John Wilkes Booth Matthew Pinsker Dickinson College Other Wed, 23 Oct 2013 13:46:33 +0000 brown 108509 at http://www.gilderlehrman.org What Would Lincoln Do? How Lincoln’s Legacy is Used and Abused in Today’s Washington http://www.gilderlehrman.org/multimedia%2523108510 <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>During the partial government shutdown of 2013, an expert panel of historians and policy analysts convened in Washington, DC, to discuss the presence of Abraham Lincoln’s legacy in contemporary politics.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>During the partial government shutdown of 2013, an expert panel of historians and policy analysts convened in Washington, DC, to discuss the presence of Abraham Lincoln’s legacy in contemporary politics.</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, 2013-10-15</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-media-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Washington, DC </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-media-speakers"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Matthew Pinsker, Richard Norton Smith, Craig Symonds, Michael Lind, James Swanson, Sarah Jencks </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/Panel%20discussion-tiny.png?1383057293" /> </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/Panel discussion.mp3" type="audio/mpeg; length=29171">Panel discussion.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"> 3744 </div> </div> </div> http://www.gilderlehrman.org/multimedia%2523108510#comments The Failure of Compromise The American Civil War African Americans and Emancipation 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+ Government and Civics compromise gridlock leadership Abraham Lincoln Andrew Jackson Andrew Johnson Barack Obama Franklin Delano Roosevelt James Buchanan James Madison Lyndon Johnson Ronald Reagan Thomas Jefferson Craig Symonds James Swanson Matthew Pinsker Michael Lind Richard Norton Smith Sarah Jencks Historians Forum Wed, 23 Oct 2013 13:50:48 +0000 brown 108510 at http://www.gilderlehrman.org Learning from Lincoln http://www.gilderlehrman.org/multimedia%2523105423 <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-date field-field-media-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Tue, 2013-10-01</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"> Lewis E. Lehrman </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/lew-tiny.png?1381331145" /> </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/lehrman.mp3" type="audio/mpeg; length=30303">lehrman.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"> 1741 </div> </div> </div> http://www.gilderlehrman.org/multimedia%2523105423#comments Slavery and Anti-Slavery The Failure of Compromise The American Civil War The First Age of Reform African Americans and Emancipation The Age of Jackson Lincoln Reconstruction National Expansion and Reform, 1815-1860 Civil War and Reconstruction, 1861-1877 Government and Civics Literature 9 10 11 12 13+ Government and Civics Literature and Language Arts Abraham Lincoln Lewis E. Lehrman Independent Scholar Historians Forum Wed, 09 Oct 2013 15:06:33 +0000 brown 105423 at http://www.gilderlehrman.org Anti-Federalism and Dissent in Constitutional History http://www.gilderlehrman.org/multimedia%2523104925 <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-primary-subera"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-by-era/new-nation-1783-1815/early-republic">The Early Republic</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><span style="line-height: 20px;">For our first live web chat for Affiliate Schools, Fordham University historian Saul Cornell joined Gilder Lehrman Institute President James Basker to discuss constitutional history and the modern-day implications of dissent in the early republic.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><span style="line-height: 20px;">For our first live web chat for Affiliate Schools, Fordham University historian Saul Cornell joined Gilder Lehrman Institute President James Basker to discuss constitutional history and the modern-day implications of dissent in the early republic.</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">Mon, 2013-09-30</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, NY </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-media-speakers"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Saul Cornell, James G. Basker </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/cornell.png?1381155933" /> </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"> 1897 </div> </div> </div> http://www.gilderlehrman.org/multimedia%2523104925#comments Creating a New Government The Early Republic The Age of Jefferson and Madison The New Nation, 1783-1815 Government and Civics Government and Civics Constitution Constitutional Amendments dissent George Washington James Madison John Adams Thomas Jefferson William Marbury Constitutional Convention James G. Basker Saul Cornell Barnard College Fordham University Interview or Sound Bite Mon, 07 Oct 2013 14:26:05 +0000 brown 104925 at http://www.gilderlehrman.org