​Museum and Library Hour Changes

On Wednesday, April 25, the Museum and Library will open at 2 pm. For a full list of gallery closures, click here.

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 library. These files can easily be downloaded and played on any Mac, PC or portable device and even burned to a CD.

January 2016
Audio & Video
History with David M. Rubenstein: A Conversation with Robert Dallek
January 28th, 2016
David M. Rubenstein, Robert Dallek

Presidential historian and author of An Unfinished Life: John F. Kennedy, 1917-1963, Robert Dallek, in conversation with American philanthropist David M. Rubenstein, Co-Founder and Co-CEO of The Carlyle Group, discusses the life and legacy of our 35th President. Presented as part of New-York Historical's fourth annual Weekend with History: Palm Beach.

January 2016
Sherman’s “Other” March: Burning the Carolinas
January 27th, 2016
John F. Marszalek, James M. McPherson, Harold Holzer (moderator)

Three eminent historians explore how, after making Georgia “howl” by marching his army from Atlanta to the sea, Union General William T. Sherman led an even more destructive march—through the Carolinas.
Duration: 01:00:51

January 2016
America’s Bank: The Epic Struggle to Create the Federal Reserve
January 26th, 2016
Roger Lowentstein, Byron R. Wien (moderator)

Financial author Roger Lowenstein reveals the rich history and key players behind the drama-filled creation of America’s central bank, which ultimately enabled the young country to become a global financial powerhouse.
Duration: 01:02:21

January 2016
Leaders in War: Charles de Gaulle
January 19th, 2016
Andrew Roberts

Andrew Roberts discusses de Gaulle’s leadership, showing how his response to the Fall of France was always admired by Churchill and FDR, even while they clashed with his rebarbative personality.
Duration: 51:48

January 2016
The American President: From Teddy Roosevelt to Bill Clinton
January 16th, 2016
William E. Leuchtenburg, Douglas Brinkley (moderator)

Celebrated presidential historian William E. Leuchtenburg chronicles the presidents of the past century, highlighting their moments of high drama and triumph.
Duration: 1:31:57



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