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Ben Franklin's World: A Podcast About Early American History

Ben Franklin's World: A Podcast About Early American History

Ben Franklin's World: A Podcast About Early American History

329 épisodes de podcast


Ben Franklin’s World is a podcast about early American history.

It is a show for people who love history and for those who want to know more about the historical people and events that have impacted and shaped our present-day world.

Each episode features a conversation with an historian who helps us shed light on important people and events in early American history.

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304 Annette Gordon-Reed, On Juneteenth

Juneteenth is a state holiday that commemorates June 19, 1865, the day slavery ended in...

53 minutes
Jun 08, 2021

303 Matthew Powell, An Early History of the Mississippi Gulf Coast

The Mississippi Gulf Coast was the home of many different peoples, cultures, and empire...

54 minutes
May 25, 2021

302 From Inoculation to Vaccination, Part 2

Before its eradication in 1980, smallpox was the most feared disease in many parts of t...

52 minutes
May 11, 2021

301 From Inoculation to Vaccination, Part 1

Smallpox was the most feared disease in North America and in many parts of the world be...

46 minutes
Apr 27, 2021

300 Vast Early America

What do historians wish more people better understood about early American history and ...

65 minutes
Apr 13, 2021

299 Janine Yorimoto Boldt, Colonial Virginia Portraits

What can a portrait reveal about the history of colonial British America? Portraits wer...

41 minutes
Apr 06, 2021

298 Lindsay Schakenbach Regele, Origins of American Manufacturing

Have you ever stopped to think about how the United States became a manufacturing natio...

61 minutes
Mar 30, 2021

297 Claudio Saunt, Indian Removal Act of 1830

The history of Native American land dispossession is as old as the story of colonizatio...

60 minutes
Mar 16, 2021

296 Serena Zabin, The Boston Massacre: A Family History

Is there anything more we can know about well-researched and reported events like the B...

56 minutes
Mar 02, 2021

295 Ibrahima Seck, Whitney Plantation Museum

What does it take to create a museum? How can a museum help visitors grapple with a ver...

62 minutes
Feb 16, 2021