- Date posted: April 8, 2015
- Download Podcast | 43min 45sec | 63.02 MB
In this lecture Professor Flores traces the peaks and valleys of undocumented immigration, as well as the political and economic aspects of the influxes.
- Date posted: April 23, 2013
- Download Podcast | 46min 00sec | 44.16 MB
In this 45 minute talk, historian Josh Freeman describes how the New Deal expanded and fundamentally changed the role of government in American life.
- Date posted: April 4, 2012
- Download Podcast | 54min 51sec | 52.66 MB
This panel on child labor was part of the 100th anniversary remembrance of the Triangle Shirtwaist Fire, March 25, 2011.
- Date posted: January 4, 2012
- Download Podcast | 18min 19sec | 17.59 MB
Professor, curator, photographer Deborah Willis discusses the pictorial record and a "new memory of photography."
- Date posted: September 9, 2011
- Download Podcast | 19min 27sec | 18.75 MB
As part of the 100th anniversary remembrance of the Triangle Shirtwaist Fire, political scientist Janice Fine contrasts the situation of immigrant workers at the time of the Triangle Shirtwaist Fire and today.
- Date posted: February 25, 2011
- Download Podcast | 52min 52sec | 50.76 MB
Historian Carol Groneman, whose dissertation grounds the scholarship of ASHP's documentary "The Five Points: New York's Irish Working Class in the 1850s," looks at what happened when immigrants of the Irish famine came to the United States (1845-1855)
- Date posted: February 10, 2011
- Download Podcast | 01hrs 00min | 57.93 MB
In this three-part video podcast, ASHP/CML's Donna Thompson Ray shares the benefit of her area of expertise with New York City Department of Education teachers in a discussion about the work of artist Jacob Lawrence.
- Date posted: April 21, 2010
- Download Podcast | 34min 15sec | 49.41 MB
Gregory Downs (City College of New York, CUNY) explores how, in building their own worlds, slaves both sustained their own humanity and altered the institution of slavery.
- Date posted: May 14, 2009
- Download Podcast | 39min 30sec | 56.96 MB
Jeanie Attie (Long Island University) examines the significance of slavery to the people who fought in and lived during the American Civil War.
- Date posted: May 11, 2009
- Download Podcast | 45min 06sec | 65.03 MB
Gerald Markowitz (John Jay College and The Graduate Center, CUNY) describes how FDR's New Deal changed the relationship between the U.S. government and the people.
- Date posted: April 28, 2009
- Download Podcast | 45min 53sec | 66.15 MB
Martha Hodes (New York University) explores the many meanings of freedom that emerged at the end of the Civil War.