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Hungry children's faces as war caused famine spreads

WW1 Centennial News for February 22, 2019 - Episode #111

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Highlights - War, Pandemic, Now Famine

Episode #111

Host: Theo Mayer

  • In The Headlines This Week - Host | @02:10
  • War Caused Famine Spreads - Mike Shuster | @07:50
  • “Y” Girls Serving in War-Torn France - Dr. Edward Lengel | @12:05
  • 100 Years in The Making: Pangolin Editions Foundry - Steve Maury | @18:40
  • Remembering Veterans: 369th Experience Band Concert - From Video | @25:55
  • Historians Corner: African American Nurses - Dr. Charissa Threat | @36:20
  • Speaking WWI: Barnstorming - Host | @44:10
  • Highlights from the Dispatch Newsletter - Host | @49:00

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World War I - THEN

100 Years Ago This Week

The Headlines of End-February, 1919 - Host

https://timesmachine.nytimes.com

 

The Great War

War Caused Famine Spreads - Mike Schuster

http://greatwarproject.org/2019/02/10/an-assassins-bullet-fells-clemenseau/http://greatwarproject.org/2019/02/17/famine-spreads-in-europe/

Stories of Service

“Y” Girls Work to Heal in War-Torn France - Dr. Edward Lengel

http://www.edwardlengel.com/a-y-girls-work-of-healing-in-war-torn-france/

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

http://bit.ly/2tILSQI

World War I - NOW

100 Years in the Making

Pangolin Editions - Steve Maury

http://www.pangolin-editions.com/

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

Remembering Veterans

“369th Experience” Armistice Centennial Concert - From Video

https://www.worldwar1centennial.org/369th-experience-gallery.html

https://www.369experience.com/

https://vimeo.com/299910327

 

Historian’s Corner

US Army Nurse Corps’ 18 African American Nurses - Dr. Charissa Threat

http://net.lib.byu.edu/estu/wwi/comment/Scott/SCh27.htm

https://www.worldwar1centennial.org/index.php/communicate/press-media/wwi-centennial-news/4046-honoring-african-american-women-who-served-in-the-army-nurse-corps-in-wwi.html

https://www.chapman.edu/our-faculty/charissa-threat

bit.ly/2ykxJ1z

Speaking WW

Barnstorming  - Host

http://online.wsj.com/ww1/barnstorming

Articles & 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

The General Motors Foundation

Walmart

Production:

Executive Producer: Dan Dayton

Producer & Host: Theo Mayer

Line Producer: Katalin Laszlo

Written by: Theo Mayer

Special segment host:

Mike Shuster

Dr. Edward Lengel

Researcher and writing support:

JL Michaud

Dave Kramer

 

WW1 Centennial News Video Podcast on iTunes
https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ww1-centennial-news/id1209764611?mt=2

Weekly Dispatch Newsletter
http://www.worldwar1centennial.org/index.php/communicate/2015-12-28-18-26-00/subscribe.htm

 

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