Museum and Library Closures

The New-York Historical Society will be closed on September 23, and select spaces will be closed September 24. For details, please visit our calendar.

Did you miss one of New-York Historical's recent public programs? Recordings of select programs are available here as streaming audio.

Podcasts of select programs are also available on New-York Historical’s iTunes U library. These files can easily be downloaded and played on any Mac, PC or portable device and even burned to a CD.

May 2013
Audio
The Guns at Last Light: The War in Western Europe
May 21st, 2013
58 minutes, 48 seconds
Rick Atkinson
Steve Coll (moderator)

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Two authors discuss the riveting and monumental series of events during the final campaign of the European war.

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May 2013
Audio
The Roberts Court
May 14th, 2013
59 minutes 50 seconds
Marcia Coyle
Linda Greenhouse (moderator)

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Two of the most prestigious Supreme Court experts discuss the direction of the nation’s highest court under Chief Justice Roberts, tracing the paths of recent landmark decisions on race, guns, immigration, campaign finance, and health care.

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May 2013
Audio
The Civil War in 50 Objects
May 13th, 2013
59 minutes 34 seconds
Harold Holzer
Eric Foner (moderator)

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Harold Holzer and Eric Foner provide a unique and intimate look at the Civil War through the New-York Historical Society’s collection.

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May 2013
Audio
Three Days at Gettysburg, Part II
May 8th, 2013
1 hour and 2 minutes
John F. Marszalek
James M. McPherson
Harold Holzer (moderator)

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Three of America’s most distinguished Civil War historians return to discuss Gettysburg, one of the bloodiest and most haunting battles of the Civil War, which in three days forever changed the course of American history.

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May 2013
Audio
New Thinking on the American Revolution: Strategic Communication in the American Revolution
May 4th, 2013
Marc A. Genest

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Marc A. Genest discusses how the American rebels undercut British conventional military advantages. (Presented in collaboration with the Foreign Policy Research Institute.)

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