The Past and The Curious
Ep. 16 Up In The Air!
  • Mick Sullivan

We go up in the air with some remarkable ladies. You’ll learn about libraries, barnstorming, mysteries and more.

THROWBACK: 2016 Holiday Audio Short: Christmas Pickle
  • Mick Sullivan

Revisit our 2016 Holiday Short about Christmas Pickles!

Ep. 8: Magic? Mesmer, Fox Sisters, Robert-Houdin, I’ll See You In My Dreams
  • Mick Sullivan

Stories of Magic, or people creating the illusion of magic...

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Ep. 7 – Food Tales!
  • Mick Sullivan

We're sharing fun food tales, but are they true?

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Support The Past and The Curious!

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Ep. 6 – Heights: Ferris Wheel, Charles Blondin, East of the Sun, and More!
  • Mick Sullivan

February's episode is all about Heights!

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Ep. 5: Bird Tales!
  • Mick Sullivan

In honor of National Bird Day, this episode features some great bird stories from history. Victoria Reibel reads the story of Charles Morton, a man who tried to explain the mystery of bird migration with an otherworldly hypothesis. Jason Lawrence reads the tale of Cher Ami, one of the bravest little birds the world has […]

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What’s the deal with The Christmas Pickle?
  • Mick Sullivan

Spoiler Alert: No one really knows. But there are some good stories. Text version of the podcast.

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Songs from the Podcast
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By popular request - songs from the podcast!

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Episode Four: Mail Tales!
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Mail Tales!

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Ep. 3: Anne Bonny, Western Engineer, Big Ol’ Boat, and more
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It's all about boats and stuff!

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Episode Two: Barnum, Banvard, Paper Moon, and more
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Do you know what an Egress is? Can you imagine a 3 mile painting?

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