A New York Minute In History
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A New York Minute In History is a podcast about the history of New York and the unique tales of New Yorkers. It is hosted by Devin Lander, the New York State Historian, and Don Wildman. Jim Levulis is the producer. A New York Minute In History is a production of the New York State Museum, WAMC Northeast Public Radio and Archivist Media. Support for the project comes from The Pomeroy Foundation, the National Endowment for the Humanities and a Humanities New York Action Grant.
||CleanThe Dutch And New Netherland||On the fourth episode of A New York Minute In History, we detail Henry Hudson’s exploration of what would become the Empire State and how his journey up the aptly named Hudson River led to the Dutch settlement of New Netherland. Join us as we explo||12/10/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Erie Canal: Compressing Time And Distance||On the third episode of A New York Minute In History we explore the Empire State’s most ambitious engineering feat…the Erie Canal. Completed in 1825, it transformed New York and the nation by compressing time and distance, providing the fuel for an||9/26/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitThe Women’s Rights Movement: From Seneca Falls To Today||The second episode of A New York Minute In History explores the Women’s Rights Movement from the Seneca Falls Convention in Central New York in 1848 to equality matters being debated today. We explore the Movement’s progress through the lineage of C||8/2/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTrailer: The Women’s Rights Movement: How New York Led||Episode 2 of A New York Minute In History will explore the role of New York in the Women’s Rights Movement from the Seneca Falls Convention in 1848 to today.||7/2/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSpirits Of Sacrifice||The first episode of A New York Minute In History explores the lives of Henry Johnson and Tommy Hitchcock Jr., World War I heroes with ties to New York. Through interviews with family members, historians and others, we follow Johnson and Hitchcock to th||5/10/2018||Free||View in iTunes|