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  • Then: The American Red Cross - Part 2 |@ 01:00
  • Storyteller & Historian: The Herbert Hoover Food Administration |@ 07:00
  • Mike Shuster: Where did “Doughboy” come from? |@ 13:30
  • Feature: The US Mint WWI Commemorative Coin |@ 17:45
  • NEW: Speaking WWI this week “Slaker” |@ 19:30
  • Event Picks: Portland Maine, Los Angeles |@ 20:25
  • 100C/100M: Neil Urban on Veterans of WWI of the USA Monument in Arizona |@ 22:40
  • Media: Professor Sir Hew Stachan & Catriona Oliphant on Podcast Docudrama - “Enter The Peace Broker” |@ 28:55
  • Articles: National Guard, Rainbow Division and The Wool Brigade |@ 39:50
  • The Buzz: Katherine Akey on Social Media |@ 43:15

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  • Civil rights march in NYC 100 years ago |@ 01:15
  • Draft dodging, bobbing and weaving |@ 03:15
  • Passchendaele the battle of the  MUD |@ 08:45
  • “The Song of Mud” by Mary Borden |@ 12:40
  • The Storyteller and the Historian |@ 17:00
  • On being an intern at the US WW1 Centennial Commission |@ 23:00
  • Event Picks of the week |@ 27:00
  • 100C/100M Profile - Memorial Park in Mobile Alabama |@ 29:00
  • Motorcycles and Memorials |@ 34:15
  • Working on America’s WW1 Memorial |@ 41:30
  • Dazzle Camouflage and Peach Pits |@ 42:40

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  • Feature: Orville Wright on winning the war with air power |@ 01:15
  • Feature: James Higgs Balloon Observer |@ 03:30
  • Guest: Mike Shuster on GAS |@ 07:30
  • Guests: Richard Rubin & Jonathan Bratten on building a national army |@ 12:00
  • Event: William C. Gorgas and the Great War in Tuscaloosa, AL |@ 19:00
  • Guest: Dr. Libby O’Connell about the history of food |@ 20:30
  • Feature: introducing the 100 Cities / 100 Memorials Review Committee |@ 27:00
  • Guest: David Craig on the Maryland WW1 Centennial Commemoration |@ 30:15
  • Guest: Laura Vogt on the National WWI Museum and Memorial in KC |@ 36:00
  • Buzz: Facebook post on the Kodak VPK - vest pocket camera |@ 42:00
  • Shout out: to the commission’s summer of 2017 interns |@ 44:00

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  • Launching the Lottery: Feature |@ 01:15
  • A tale of combat between a merchantman and a U-boat: Feature |@ 03:15
  • The Russians and the Balkans: Guest Mike Shuster |@ 06:30
  • The Storyteller & The Historian with Dissent in 1917: Guests Richard Rubin and Jonathan Bratten |@ 10:35
  • Wrapup on Bastille Day: Feature |@ 16:30
  • “The Extraordinary Adventures of Colonel Hughes”: Event |@ 18:30
  • Governors Island WWI History Weekend: Guest Kevin Fitzpatrick |@ 20:00
  • “Luck of the Draw”, NZ art projects commemorating WW1: International |@ 24:45
  • Nieuport 11’s on Vimy Ridge Commemorative flight arrive in London: International |@ 28:15
  • Youtube history hit channel “Extra Credits”: Guest James Portnow|@ 29:00
  • Stephanie Trouillard young french journalist on the WWrite Blog |@ 35:15

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  • We say farewell to Former Commissioner James Nutter: Dan Dayton |@ 00:30
  • Poland in WW1 - Part 1: The Oath Crisis |@ 01:45
  • Poland in WW1 - Part 2: What you probably did not know: Jan Lorys |@ 03:45
  • The US government federalizes the shipbuilding industry |@ 10:45
  • Women take up the fight in Europe: Mike Shuster |@ 19:15
  • Americans who fought before America’s declaration: Richard Rubin & Jonathan Bratten |@ 23:30
  • President Trump in Paris for Bastille Day WW1 Commemoration |@ 28:45
  • Junior Master Gardener Poppy Project: Lisa Whittlesey |@ 29:30
  • NYC museum exhibit: “Posters & Patriotism” |@ 35:45
  • Utah grant program for WW1 events, research and memorials |@ 36:45
  • “They Also Served” overlooked WW1 participants |@ 37:45
  • Story about Star Spangled Banner widely picked up |@ 40:15
  • The Buzz about gas:Katherine Akey |@ 42:15

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  • History: Pershing’s 4th of July 1917 |@ 01:30

  • History: Race riots in East St. Louis |@ 03:45

  • Feature: US Official Bulletin - Logistics |@ 06 :00

  • Guest: Joe Johnson, Logistics Expert: Defense Acquisition University |@ 10:30

  • Guest: Mike Shuster, Espionage Act attack on bill of rights |@ 15:50

  • News: President Donald Trump heading to Paris for WW1 Franco/US commemoration parade |@ 20:30

  • Event: Commissioner O’Connell “Feeding The Fight” with WWI culinary event in NYC |@ 22:00

  • Guest: Ellouise Schoettler “Ready to Serve” - one woman show about WWI Nurses |@ 23:15

  • States: Texas exhibit: “From Cowboy to Doughboy” & Jim Hodgson article |@ 29:15

  • International: London mail tunnels reopen as museum attraction |@ 30:10

  • Feature: 16-year-old teenage girl flies 100-year-old Jenny |@ 31:20

  • WWrite Blog: New post flips on convention with writer exploring redeeming qualities of combat violence!? |@ 34:00

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  • Help: 4th of july donation appeal video | @00:00

  • Feature: The Red Cross we know today | @01:45

  • Guest: Mike Shuster - The anti-war resistance “over there” | @11:00

  • War In The Sky: Louis Bennet | @15:30

  • Guests: Richard Rubin & Jonathan Bratten - General Robert Nivelle | @19:00

  • Feature: Keith Colley’s Mobile WW1 Museum | @26:15

  • Guest: Jerry Meyer bringing back Chautauqua | @27 :45

  • International: Many events in France last week | @33:00

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  • Introduction: Espionage and Sedition Acts | @00:45

  • Guest: Mike Shuster “Where Are The Americans?” | @02:15

  • Feature: Going big on the air war | @06:45

  • War In the Sky: the “Flying Circus” | @10:15

  • Feature: The StoryTeller & The Historian - Americans arrive | @12:45

  • Commission: Memorial restoration matching grant deadline extension | @18:45

  • Guest: Courtland Jindra - Victory Memorial Grove project profile | @19:50

  • Q? Who said: “Lafayette We Are Here!” | @27:00

  • Feature: National History Day prize winners | @28:40

  • Media: Cylinder recording archive | @32:30

  • Media: Wonder Woman - Again? | @34:30

  • Honors: Capt. James Miller - Distinguished flying cross 99 years after | @35:45

  • Q? What is the Ghost Fleet? | @36:30

  • Social Media: The 11 soldier sons of Ike Sims3 | @39:30

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  • 100 Year Ago: Flag Day 1917 like no other |@ 00:45
  • 100 Year Ago: First Liberty Bond drive big success |@ 02:30
  • Guest: Mike Shuster - Pershing Arrives in Europe |@ 09:15
  • Guests: Eileen Dumont & Paul Callens on Ralph Talbot |@ 13:00
  • Feature: The Storyteller and The Historian: on the selective service |@  19:00
  • PTSD Month: Charles Whittlesey’s Suicide |@ 26:45
  • Education: Edu-Newsletter “Animals at War” comes out |@ 28:30
  • Feature: The Violin of Private Howard |@ 32:15
  • Media: Wonder Woman - Three theories on why it’s set in WW1 |@ 34:00
  • Instagram: Pershing Pic hit on social media |@ 39:00

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  • Official Bulletin: Ships, planes, wood, film, and phones |@ 03:00
  • Guest: Mike Shuster on the big explosion on the Messine Ridge. |@ 10:00
  • The Storyteller & The Historian: George Cohan’s “Over There” turn 100 |@ 14 :00
  • Events: Virginia WW1 Reenactment Day |@ 20:30
  • Special: PTSD awareness month |@ 21:30
  • Guest - 100C/100M: Dr. Steve Kelly on Brownwood texas Post 196 project |@ 28:00
  • Guest: Roy Steinberg on the play “Billy Bishop Goes To War”|@ 33:30

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