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WWI and the African American Community

WW1 Centennial News for February 01, 2019 - Episode #108

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Highlights: WWI & the African American Community

Episode #108

Host: Theo Mayer

  • The Effect of WWI on the African American Community - Dr. Jennifer Keene | @02:05
  • The Dynamics of the Paris Peace Negotiations - Mike Shuster | @10:10
  • First into Germany: Sgt. Roy Holtz Part 4 - Host | @14:30
    (Courtesy of Robert Laplander)
  • The Story of Nurse Sarah Sand - Dr. Edward Lengel | @22:30
  • The Elements of the WWI Memorial Park - Dr. Libby O’Connell | @27:50
  • A Teacher on Teaching WWI - Michael Sandstrom | @36:50
  • “Speaking WWI”: Airport - Host | @45:45
  • “Articles & Posts”: Weekly Dispatch - Host | @48:00

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World War I - THEN

Historian’s Corner

The Effect of WWI on the African American Community - Dr. Jennifer Keene

https://www.chapman.edu/our-faculty/jennifer-keene

https://digitalcommons.chapman.edu/do/search/?q=author_lname%3A%22Keene%22%20AND%20author_fname%3A%22Jennifer%22&start=0&context=5695533&sort=date_desc&facet=

The Great War

The Dynamics of the Paris Peace Negotiations - Mike Schuster

http://greatwarproject.org/2019/01/17/revolution-in-germany/

Special

First into German: Sgt. Roy Holtz Part 4 - Host
Courtesy of Rob Laplander

http://www.ridingvintage.com/2012/12/war-machines-american-motorcycles-of-wwi.html

https://www.thrillist.com/cars/history-of-u-s-military-motorcycles

https://www.foxnews.com/auto/100-year-old-harley-davidson-returns-from-france-to-honor-american-wwi-vets

https://www.worldwar1centennial.org/index.php/doughboy-mia-home.html

http://www.findingthelostbattalion.com/p/about-robert-j-laplander.html

Stories of Service

A Nurse Faces War’s Legacy - Dr. Edward Lengel

http://www.edwardlengel.com/about/

http://www.edwardlengel.com/a-nurse-faces-wars-legacy/

http://bit.ly/2tILSQI

World War I - NOW

Education

A Teacher on Teaching WWI  - Michael Sandstrom

https://www.nhd.org/about

https://www.nhd.org/newsletter

A Century In The Making

The Elements of the WWI Memorial Park - Dr. Libby O’Connell

https://www.worldwar1centennial.org/index.php/honor/national-wwi-memorial.html

Speaking WW1:

“Airport” - Host

https://www.cnn.com/travel/article/wright-brothers-ohio-aviation-field/index.html    

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aerodrome#References

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Airport

http://www.tc.faa.gov/act4/insidethefence/2006/0102_16_bader.htm

https://www.centennialofflight.net/essay/Government_Role/earliest_airports/POL9.htm

https://books.google.com/books?id=0J12CQAAQBAJ&pg=PT65&lpg=PT65&dq=robert+woodhouse+airport&source=bl&ots=ezAlIln4pS&sig=ACfU3U1-iwQU00b0NJQiPg6zk_tfdND_jA&hl=en&sa=X&ved=2ahUKEwjbpvKU0P_fAhVMwFkKHZxdCAMQ6AEwA3oECAYQAQ#v=onepage&q=robert%20woodhouse%20airport&f=false

https://www.bbc.com/news/magazine-29612707    

Articles and Posts

This Week in the Dispatch Newsletter - Host

http://www.ww1cc.org/dispatch

 

Sponsors:

The U.S. World War One Centennial Commission

The Pritzker Military Museum & Library

The Starr Foundation

Production:

Executive Producer: Dan Dayton

Producer & Host: Theo Mayer

Line Producer: Katalin Laszlo

Written by: Theo Mayer

Short story provided by

Robert Laplander

Special segment hosts:

Mike Shuster

Dr. Edward Lengel

Researchers:

JL Michaud

Dave Kramer

 

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