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What To Watch: Women's History Month - PBS Articles

Mar 01, 2021  · March 1, 2021. By Beatrice Alvarez. Every March since 1987, Congress and U.S. Presidents have designated the month as Women's History Month.This year, we are celebrating the accomplishments and

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History | FRONTLINE | PBS | Official Site

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Mar 23, 2021  · History. FRONTLINE has served as American public television’s flagship public affairs series since 1983. Described by The Atlantic as “the best news program on television,” the series has ...

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Atlantic Crossing: History to Know Before You Watch

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Mar 31, 2021  · MASTERPIECE’s Atlantic Crossing covers some surprising and little-known history involving U.S. President Franklin Delano Roosevelt and Norway’s Crown Princess Martha. Before the …

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History | Shop.PBS.org

Posted: (0 seconds ago) History Bestsellers African American Ancient Biography Native American United States War & Military World Home & How To Business Management Cooking & Culinary Arts Family Gardening Hobbies & Pets Learning Personal Finance Sports

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History of the American Flag | A Capitol Fourth | PBS

Posted: (0 seconds ago) The flag is a primary artifact at the National Museum of American History and was last displayed in Tennessee by permission of the Smithsonian at an exhibition in 2006. Old Glory

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History | PBS NewsHour

Posted: (0 seconds ago) History: PBS NewsHour grew out of journalists Jim Lehrer and Robert MacNeil’s unprecedented, gavel-to-gavel coverage of the U.S. Senate Watergate hearings in 1973.

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Time Line–A Brief History of the Workday - PBS

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Time Line–A Brief History of the Workday: 1877: The first American general strike against railroad companies, the most important U.S. industry at the time. Called the Great Upheaval, the strike ...

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Why Jimmy Carter may be the most misunderstood president ...

Posted: (0 seconds ago) 22 hours ago · You call Jimmy Carter perhaps the most misunderstood president in American history. I have known, have covered him for a long time. I even covered him before he …

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The History of Pearls | NOVA | PBS

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Dec 29, 1998  · Throughout much of recorded history, a natural pearl necklace comprised of matched spheres was a treasure of almost incomparable value, in fact the most expensive jewelry in the world.

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Lesson plan: Insurrections in American History: 18th, 19th ...

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Jan 10, 2021  · She has served as a history teacher, school administrator and curriculum writer for many decades. She is the author of Changing Woman of the Apache, Death Penalty, Studies in Arizona History…

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History of Memorial Day | National Memorial Day Concert | PBS

Posted: (0 seconds ago) the history of MEMORIAL DAY Originally called Decoration Day, from the early tradition of decorating graves with flowers, wreaths and flags, Memorial Day is a day for remembrance of those who have ...

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Before George Floyd, Officer Derek Chauvin had a history ...

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Feb 06, 2021  · Former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin is awaiting trial for the murder of George Floyd. But even before the killing that sparked nationwide protests last summer, Chauvin had a history …

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‘Hate is learned’: Tracing the history of anti-Asian ...

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Apr 04, 2021  · And while the heightened attention on the latest attacks has drawn support to the Asian American and Pacific Islander community, for many, it also highlights a long history of feeling invisible.

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Frontier House | PBS

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Frontier House, a six-part, hands-on history series, took three modern-day families back in time to live like 1880s homesteading pioneers in Montana. The families headed west in May 2001 and ...

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The Truth Behind '40 Acres and a Mule' | African American ...

Posted: (0 seconds ago) It’s a staple of black history lessons, and it’s the name of Spike Lee’s film company. The promise was the first systematic attempt to provide a form of reparations to newly freed slaves ...

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NOVA | Watch NOVA Programs Online | History | PBS

Posted: (0 seconds ago) History < most recent. Absolute Zero (Jan. 2008) The story of the harnessing of cold and the race to reach the lowest temperature possible Watch now (96 mins.) Ancient Refuge in the Holy Land (Nov ...

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The History of Money | NOVA | PBS

Posted: (0 seconds ago) The cowrie is the most widely and longest used currency in history. Related. The Sacrificial Ceremony. The Lost Inca Empire. Viking Runes Through Time. 1000 B.C.: First Metal Money and Coins.

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A Historical Timeline of Afghanistan | PBS NewsHour

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Dec 31, 2014  · The land that is now Afghanistan has a long history of domination by foreign conquerors and strife among internally warring factions. At the gateway between Asia and Europe, this land was ...

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Stella – A History of War | PBS

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Stella Andrássy fled the Red Army invasion of Hungary in 1945. Born in Sweden, she married into one of Hungary's most influential families. Her world torn apart from the war she wrote a book ...

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PBS NewsHour | Tracing the history of anti-Asian violence ...

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Apr 04, 2021  · Tracing the history of anti-Asian violence in America The rise in anti-Asian attacks has prompted the Biden administration to expand an initiative aimed at …

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History Detectives | PBS

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Investigate gaps in national history and cultural legends with the country's top sleuths. More More. America's top gumshoes are on the case to prove once again that an object found in an attic or ...

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Scavenger Hunt | History Detectives | PBS

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Learning Objectives. Students will conduct field research of a historical site in order to discover a more complete understanding of a time period, as well as a fuller appreciation of history.

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History of 911 America's Emergency Service | Independent Lens

Posted: (0 seconds ago) A brief history that predates the Kitty Genovese case but that certainly was an impetus. Kitty Genovese's murder was a driving force for the 911 emergency call system. Home

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NOVA | Archive | History | PBS

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Delve into the history and science of ballooning, and follow some of the attempts in the '90s to be the first to circumnavigate the globe. The Bible's Buried Secrets An archeological detective ...

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Gun Timeline | History Detectives | PBS

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Historical timeline of the development of modern weapons starting at 1364 with the first recorded use of a firearm and ending in 1892 with the introduction of automatic handguns. 1364 - First ...

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A Very Short History of Vaccines in America | The Vaccine ...

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Mar 24, 2015  · Christopher Woolf, news editor and resident “history guy” at Public Radio International’s The World tells the whole story in the video above. Michelle Mizner , Series Producer & Editor ...

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Women in American History | American Experience | Official ...

Posted: (0 seconds ago) The surprisingly violent history of women's hats — and the women who set a new, humane trend in fashion. Fly Girls | Digital Short The Women of Avenger Field.

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PBS Online: Only A Teacher: Teaching Timeline

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Looking for an interactive experience? Explore the history of teachers and education using our multimedia timeline! (It uses the shockwave (v. 4 and above) and real player plug-ins.) 1772 to Late ...

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The real story behind penicillin | PBS NewsHour

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Sep 27, 2013  · The discovery of penicillin, one of the world's first antibiotics, marks a true turning point in human history -- when doctors finally had a tool that could completely cure their patients of ...

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The History of School Lunch | The History Kitchen | PBS Food

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Posted: (0 seconds ago) Sep 03, 2015  · Bremner, Robert H. Children and Youth in America: A Documentary History. Cambridge, MA: Harvard UP, 1970. Print. Gunderson, Gordon W. “National School Lunch Program ...

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PBS Online: Hidden Korea/History

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Korea and China: The Korean kingdoms were influenced by Chinese trade goods and culture. Korean writing systems (4th century a.d.), architecture, political systems, religions, and even musical ...

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Explore the History of Ice Cream | The History Kitchen ...

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Though its history spans worldwide and over centuries, ice cream has made itself quite comfortable in America, becoming one of the most popular desserts in the country. A staggering 9% of American ...

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CDC says people with history of severe allergic reactions ...

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Dec 14, 2020  · During a webinar with physicians, CDC officials said patients with a history of severe reactions should take precautions because of two documented cases of anaphylaxis in …

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Cemetery Information | History Detectives | PBS

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Researching a cemetery can be lots of work but very informative and entertaining. The shape and material of the stone, its design, and the inscription are all clues to history. Use this outline as ...

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Lynching in America | American Experience | Official Site ...

Posted: (0 seconds ago) For many African Americans growing up in the South in the 19th and 20th centuries, the threat of lynching was commonplace. The popular image of an angry white mob stringing a black man up to a ...

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PBS - American Roots Music : Into the Classroom ...

Posted: (0 seconds ago) The history of American roots music is intricately woven with individual and collective struggles for social change and freedom from oppression, a dynamic powerfully illustrated by the history of ...

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PBS: Think Tank: Transcript for "Who Owns History?"

Posted: (0 seconds ago) FONER: Of course, there is bad history produced anywhere, youknow, on all levels --revisionist, standard history -- but the bestof the new histories are actually forcing us to rethink the ...

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Readings - History Of The Death Penalty | The Execution

Posted: (0 seconds ago) [From: Society’s Final Solution: A History and Discussion of the Death Penalty, Laura E. Randa, ed., University Press of America, Inc., 1997.Reprinted with permission of the publisher.] As far ...

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Uncover the History of Pasta | The History Kitchen | PBS Food

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Jul 26, 2012  · You can uncover more fascinating food history on Tori’s website: The History Kitchen. Meet the Author Tori Avey is a food writer, recipe developer, and the creator of ToriAvey.com .

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African-American Baseball | History Detectives | PBS

Posted: (0 seconds ago) An interview from History Detectives Season One, with baseball player Max Manning. Shortly after the Civil War ended, the first public baseball game between all-black teams was played. The ...

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History in a Jar: Story of Pickles | The History Kitchen ...

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Sep 03, 2014  · Throughout history pickling was a necessity, as it was the best way to preserve food for a long period of time. As one of the earliest mobile foods, pickles filled the stomachs of hungry sailors ...

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Marijuana Timeline | Busted - America's War On Marijuana ...

Posted: (0 seconds ago) 1600-1890s. Domestic production of hemp encouraged. American production of hemp was encouraged by the government in the 17th century for the production of rope, sails, and clothing.

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History of Sushi | The History Kitchen | PBS Food

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Sep 05, 2012  · You can uncover more fascinating food history on Tori’s website: The History Kitchen. Meet the Author Tori Avey is a food writer, recipe developer, and the creator of ToriAvey.com .

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FRONTLINE/WORLD . Uganda - A Little Goes a Long Way ...

Posted: (0 seconds ago) But in the developing world, where many people lack steady employment, credit history or collateral, there's often no way for legitimate small businesses to receive a loan. In many ways ...

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The Long Song: What to Know Before You Watch - Masterpiece

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Based on the award-winning novel by the late Andrea Levy (Small Island), the fictional story is inspired by Levy’s family history.Levy was born in England to Jamaican parents who arrived in ...

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Asian Americans | PBS

Posted: (0 seconds ago) May 11, 2020  · The history of identity, contributions, and challenges experienced by Asian Americans. More More. Asian Americans is a five-hour film series that delivers a bold, fresh perspective on a history ...

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Timeline | Broadway: The American Musical | PBS

Posted: (0 seconds ago) As theater styles and personalities from around the world and the country come to New York, the theater district is born -- and so is the American musical.

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Timeline: A Modern History of Iran | PBS NewsHour

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Feb 11, 2010  · Timeline: A Modern History of Iran Politics. Feb 11, 2010 8:51 PM EDT 1921 Reza Khan, a military officer in Persia’s Cossack Brigade, names himself shah of …

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