History Episodes

George Washington History Whiskey

192. Drinking Washington's Whiskey with Drew Hannush

Jan. 7, 2021

For many people, one of life’s great joys is a lovely dram of whiskey. Whether you’re a fan of Kentucky Bourbon, Single-malt Scotches, Japanese or Tennessee whiskey, every glass tells a story or contains memories that conne…

Guest: Drew Hannush
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189. Confronting an Absolutist Monarch with Dr. Karie Schultz

Dec. 24, 2020

In this season of religious renewal, we bring you a story of religious dissent. In 1638, many of King Charles I’s Presbyterian subjects gathered at Greyfriars Kirkyard in Edinburgh to sign the National Covenant . By renewing…

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146. Doing Public History at Mount Vernon with Jeanette Patrick

Feb. 20, 2020

Like many folks around the country, you might have spent the last three evenings watching Doris Kearns Goodwin’s Washington documentary series on the History Channel. Documentaries are a form of public history, which we migh…