Clemenceau and Wilson at the Paris Peace Conference

WW1 Centennial News for February 15, 2019 - Episode #110

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Highlights - The League of Nations

Episode #110

Host: Theo Mayer

  • Wilson Explains The League of Nations - Host | @02:10
  • A Seat at the Table: Japan - Host | @14:55
  • Turmoil at the Conference - Mike Shuster | @18:45
  • Formation of the American Legion - David Rehbein | @23:25
  • James Reese Europe - Jason Moran | @30:05
  • Fort Des Moines & Black Medical Officer Training - Doug Fisher | @35:55
  • Speaking WWI: GI - Host | @43:10
  • Articles & Posts: The Dispatch - Host | @45:20

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World War I - THEN

100 Years Ago This Week

Wilson Lays Out League of Nations - Host


A Seat at the Table

Japan - Host



Margaret MacMillan, Paris 1919 p. 316-321

The Great War

Turmoil at the Conference - Mike Schuster


World War I - NOW

Remembering Veterans

Formation of the American Legion Legion - David Rehbein



Historian’s Corner

Fort Des Moines & Black Medical Officer Training - Doug Fisher



Speaking WW

GI (Government Issue)  - Host



This Week in the Dispatch Newsletter - Host



The U.S. World War One Centennial Commission

The Pritzker Military Museum & Library

The Starr Foundation

The Diana Davis Spencer Foundation

United Technologies


Executive Producer: Dan Dayton

Producer & Host: Theo Mayer

Line Producer: Katalin Laszlo

Written by: Theo Mayer

Special segment host:

Mike Shuster


JL Michaud

Dave Kramer


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