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New discoveries from a lost stash of klezmer recordings are changing what we know about the genre - Working class Americans used to love opera... s...

Bought by WCWP


  • Added: Dec 19, 2016
  • Length: :30
  • Purchases: 1
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New discoveries from a lost stash of klezmer recordings are changing what we know about the genre - Working class Americans used to love opera... s...

Bought by KEDT, WMUU-LP, Troy Public Radio, and WCWP


  • Added: Dec 19, 2016
  • Length: 53:58
  • Purchases: 4
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New discoveries from a lost stash of klezmer recordings are changing what we know about the genre - Working class Americans used to love opera... s...

Bought by KRZA and KWMR


  • Added: Dec 19, 2016
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 2
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After nearly a decade of sleuthing to find the pieces, a groundbreaking album of previously unknown recordings of Jewish klezmer music has been rel...

  • Added: Dec 19, 2016
  • Length: 03:38
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With Thanksgiving just around the corner, Americans are preparing to celebrate that first feast shared between Native Americans and European Pilgri...

Bought by WTIP, KRZA, New Hampshire Public Radio, and KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio


  • Added: Nov 09, 2016
  • Length: 03:34
  • Purchases: 4
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Standing at the heart of Fond Du Lac Wisconsin is the Retlaw Plaza Hotel. It was constructed in the 1920s by hotel and insurance magnate Walter Sch...

Bought by PRX Remix


  • Added: Sep 09, 2016
  • Length: 03:24
  • Purchases: 1
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Our Independence Day special has stories on the Fourth of July as an American High Holy Day, the faiths of our founding fathers, and Jefferson's cu...

  • Added: Jul 01, 2016
  • Length: 52:30
Caption: King Poster, Credit: Nicolene DuToit
King Stories is a one hour documentary of captivating stories told by close friends and associates of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Host Julian Bond,...

Bought by KKWE Niijii Radio, KPIK-LP, KUOW, WVAS, WAMC and more


  • Added: Nov 16, 2015
  • Length: 54:26
  • Purchases: 19
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Historian Mark Valeri examines the truths about the first Thanksgiving and the myths of American identity we have created around the event.

  • Added: Nov 13, 2015
  • Length: 14:52
Caption: Chief Gene
In Virginia, there are eight Indian tribes, some several thousand people in all. Yet the United States doesn’t believe they exist. The seeds of thi...

  • Added: Nov 06, 2015
  • Length: 27:39
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An hour-long program of early music, celebrating the holiday season with festive music from 17th- and 18th-century Mexico, Peru and Bolivia perform...

Bought by Iowa Public Radio, KUNR, Red River Radio Network, KUAC, Capital Public Radio and more


  • Added: Oct 29, 2015
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 8
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You'll never hear the song White Christmas the same way again.

Bought by New Hampshire Public Radio, KUFM - Montana Public Radio, WXAV 88.3FM, WTIP, WABE and more


  • Added: Nov 25, 2014
  • Length: 06:25
  • Purchases: 11
Caption: The high dive at Dreamland., Credit: Courtesy Dr. Reginal Shareef.
Memories of an African-American swimming pool and dance club in the Jim Crow south.

Bought by KALW and WABE


  • Added: Jun 16, 2014
  • Length: 06:51
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: "Houdini and the ghost of Abraham Lincoln," ca. 1920, Credit: Library of Congress
With Halloween coming up, and vampires or zombies regularly topping the box office, it seems Americans can't get enough of all things spooky. This ...

Bought by Louisville Public Media


  • Added: Oct 16, 2013
  • Length: :30
  • Purchases: 1
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Stuck with the hermit at Yuletide again.

Bought by KMXT, KSRQ, KWMR, KKRN, KPVL and more


  • Added: Dec 21, 2011
  • Length: 01:58:00
  • Purchases: 7
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Officially the last American to be killed in World War I. In a cruel twist of fate, Henry Gunther "cheated life" by dying needlessly on a field in ...

Bought by WRVG - Georgetown College Student Radio and KTRL


  • Added: Oct 09, 2011
  • Length: 03:00
  • Purchases: 2
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Hannibal who? The story of an all-but-forgotten man who WOULD HAVE BEEN President after Lincoln's assassination, likely changing our lives.

  • Added: Jun 22, 2011
  • Length: 03:00
Caption: Hallelujah Chorus, Credit: Paulo Ordoveza
An account of the life and works of George Frederick Handel, most notably the writing of "Messiah."

Bought by KREV-LP


  • Added: Nov 19, 2010
  • Length: 45:47
  • Purchases: 1
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Michael is having a hard time getting into the spirit of it this year...this holiday exists by decree.

Bought by KKWE Niijii Radio and WTIP


  • Added: Nov 16, 2010
  • Length: 03:38
  • Purchases: 2
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When Guido thinks of Thanksgiving, he thinks of a time decades ago...

  • Added: Nov 16, 2010
  • Length: 04:26
Caption: Tiffany stained glass window inside Blanford Church.
Memorial Day, a national holiday of remembrance, was first celebrated south of the Mason/Dixon line in Petersburg, Virginia at Blandford Church Cem...

Bought by KSFR, Monarch Radio, WUTC, Prairie Public, KSFR and more


  • Added: May 28, 2010
  • Length: 16:12
  • Purchases: 15
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Why is it that Thanksgiving is celebrated almost exclusively in the United States and Canada. How has it been celebrated and how is it celebrated now?

Bought by RadioFreePalmer, KMUN, KMUN, and KVSC


  • Added: Nov 24, 2009
  • Length: 28:40
  • Purchases: 4
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Martha Washington Inn

Bought by WCBE, KKWE Niijii Radio, WLPR, KUT, Red River Radio Network and more


  • Added: Jul 27, 2007
  • Length: 02:02
  • Purchases: 6
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The Lady in White

Bought by WCBE, KKWE Niijii Radio, Red River Radio Network, and KUT


  • Added: Jul 27, 2007
  • Length: 01:55
  • Purchases: 4
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York County and the Ghost Coach

Bought by WCBE, KKWE Niijii Radio, Red River Radio Network, and KUT


  • Added: Jul 27, 2007
  • Length: 01:57
  • Purchases: 4