Madison History Podcast
By Stu Levitan
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A look at the people and events in Madison's past that helped shape the city of today.
||CleanMadison, 1961 – In Memoriam||Notable deaths in Madison, 1961.||2/23/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMadison, 1960 – Law and Disorder||A new police chief .. a cop consorts with a divorcee .. a series of brazen burglaries … and a political odd couple to lead the Police and Fire Commission.||2/15/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMadison, 1967 – Law and Disorder||A cop with problems … a secretive police chief … and Ginger Rodgers! The police beat goes on, in 1967 Madison.||2/10/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMadison, 1967 – A big year for the Equal Opportunities Commissio...||Madison, 1967. A big year for the Madison Equal Opportunities Commission. It wins passage of an historic expansion of the fair housing ordinance. It holds riveting public hearings into the state of police-community relations,||2/1/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBest of Madison History Podcast, vol. 2||A tragic night in Badger sports … Madison mourns President Kennedy … and hopscotching the decade for headlines.||12/30/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBest of Madison History Podcast, vol. 1||Muhammad Ali comes to town, and Bobby Knight turns us down .. two dancing nudes are bad news for the UW … and a block party becomes a three-night riot.||12/30/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMadison, 3rd Week of December, 1960||A new threat to Monona Terrace … Lakeside towers for the elderly … A self-inflicted traffic jam … A vicious murder.||12/16/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMadison, second week of December, 1967.||Madison, second week of December, 1967 … A political piper of peace makes his first appearance … A Badger becomes a presidential son-in-law … Savings to come at a new coop, but no more hot fun in the summertime … And a global musical trage||12/6/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMadison, First Week of December, 1969||On campus, the last month of the decade begins with a major step for black studies, while Crazylegs cans Coatta. One great professor is honored, another is mourned. And there’s open warfare between the city and its schools||11/29/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMadison – 7 days in November, 1963||Madison, before and after the assassination of President Kennedy.||11/22/2016||Free||View in iTunes|