Thanksgiving Hours

The Museum will close early at 3 pm on Wednesday, November 22, and will be closed all day on Thursday, November 23. The Museum will be open on Friday, November 24, 10 am to 8 pm. Have a happy Thanksgiving!

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.

April 2017
Audio
Leaders in War: Admiral Lord Nelson
April 12th, 2017
Andrew Roberts

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Historian Andrew Roberts explores the life and leadership of Admiral Lord Nelson, arguably Britain’s greatest naval hero and the victor of many battles against Napoleonic France.

Duration: 48:34

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April 2017
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The Great War, the Russian Revolution, and the Birth of the Modern Age
April 8th, 2017
Jeremy Black

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Historian Jeremy Black illuminates the world leaders who reshaped the global landscape and reveals how the Great War ushered in the birth of the modern age.

Duration: 1:24:20

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April 2017
Audio
The Framers’ Coup: The Making of the United States Constitution
April 4th, 2017
Michael Klarman, Benno Schmidt (moderator)

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The Founding Fathers’ crowning accomplishment—the Constitution—is revered today as the touchstone of our democracy. Less widely known, however, is the extent to which the process of ratification represented a tumultuous and precarious battle between rivaling interests.

Duration: 1:01:11

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March 2017
Audio
The Battles of Bull Run
March 29th, 2017
John F. Marszalek, Craig L. Symonds, Harold Holzer (moderator)

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Acclaimed historians of the era discuss these consequential battles of the Civil War.

Duration: 1:03:42

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March 2017
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The Gilder Lehrman Prize for Military History at the New-York Historical Society
March 27th, 2017
Peter Cozzens, Andrew Roberts (moderator)

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Celebrated historian Andrew Roberts moderates this special program featuring the winner of the 2016 Gilder Lehrman Prize for Military History at the New-York Historical Society, Peter Cozzens, author of The Earth Is Weeping: The Epic Story of the Indian Wars for the American West.

Duration: 1:03:02

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