Open Memorial Day

The Museum will be open on Monday, May 28, from 10 am – 6 pm.

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.

February 2015
Audio
Great Battles of the Civil War: The Wilderness and Beyond
February 18th, 2015
James M. McPherson, Craig L. Symonds, Harold Holzer (moderator)

Renowned historians relive the military struggles during the 1864 battles for the Wilderness—including Sheridan’s Ride, The Crater, and Jubal Early’s Raid on Washington.

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February 2015
Audio
The Voting Rights Act of 1965
February 11th, 2015
Randall Kennedy

Professor Randall Kennedy examines the origins, designs, and consequences of the Voting Rights Act of 1965.

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February 2015
Audio
Great Battles of the Civil War: Fredericksburg
February 9th, 2015
John F. Marszalek, James M. McPherson, Harold Holzer (moderator)

Three Civil War experts re-imagine the power and impact of the neglected battle of Fredericksburg.

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January 2015
Audio
Gateway to Freedom: The Hidden History of the Underground Railroad
January 21st, 2015
Eric Foner, Randall Kennedy (moderator)

Distinguished scholars shed new light on the Underground Railroad, elevating it from folklore to sweeping history.

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January 2015
Audio
Leaders in War: Winston Churchill
January 20th, 2015
Andrew Roberts

Historian Andrew Roberts discusses Winston Churchill's inspiring qualities as a leader.

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