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WW1 Centennial News for September 02, 2019 - Episode #138

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Highlights: War Football & the NFL

Episode #138

Host - Theo Mayer

  • 100 Years Ago: Woodrow Wilson’s last chapter - Host | @ 02:15
  • A Century In The Making: From the Sabin Howard Sculpture Studio - Host | @ 12:15
    Remembering Veterans: Camp Doughboy “4” - Kevin Fitzpatrick | @ 13:45 
  • Spotlight on the Media: “War Football: World War I and the Birth of the NFL” - Chris Serb | @ 22:30
  • Articles & Posts: Weekly Dispatch - Host | @ 34:50

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World War I - THEN

100 Years Ago

Woodrow Wilson’s last chapter - Host


Dorsey, Leroy G., “Woodrow Wilson’s Fight for the League of Nations: A Reexamination,” Rhetoric and Public Affairs, pp. 107-135 Spring, 1999 (Vol. 2, No. 1)


 Glass, Andrew, “Wilson Collapses During Western Tour: Sept. 25, 1919,” Politico, September 25, 2017


Lynn, Kenneth S., “The Hidden Agony of Woodrow Wilson,” The Wilson Quarterly, Winter 2004


MacMillan, Margaret, Paris 1919, pp. 489-491


Markel, Howard, “”When a Secret President Ran the Country,” PBS Newshour, October 2, 2015


“Wilson Embarks on Tour to Promote League of Nations, History Channel, July 28, 2019


“President Wilson Suffers a Stroke,” Eyewitness to History


“Woodrow Wilson: Strokes and Denial,” University of Arizona Health Sciences Library,


World War I - NOW

A Century in The Making

From the Sabin Howard Sculpture Studio - Host

Remembering Veterans

Camp Doughboy #4 - Kevin Fitzpatrick



Commission News

Spotlight on the Media

“War Football: World War I and the Birth of the NFL” - Chris Serb


Articles and Posts

Highlight from the Dispatch Newsletter - Host




The U.S. World War One Centennial Commission

The Doughboy Foundation


Executive Producer: Dan Dayton

Producer & Host: Theo Mayer

Line Producer: Juliette Cowall

Written by: Theo Mayer and David Kramer


Mac Nelsen
Tim Crowe

Website support: JL Michaud


Special guests:

Kevin Fitpatrick

Chris Serb


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