The Past and The Curious
Ep. 18: Music!
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The Great Caruso, Marian Anderson and more!

Ep. 17: Spies!
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Seriously who doesn’t like spy stories?!?

Ep. 9 On The Move: Nelly Bly, Henry Box Brown, All Around this World
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People on the move!

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Kids Listen Sweep Episode – Family Trees
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We're joining the party with our friends at KidsListen.org and everyone's created a show on the theme Family Trees. Listen to our chat with Rae Anne Sauer from the Sons of The American Revolution Genealogy Library.

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Ep. 8: Magic? Mesmer, Fox Sisters, Robert-Houdin, I’ll See You In My Dreams
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Stories of Magic, or people creating the illusion of magic...

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Ep. 7 – Food Tales!
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We're sharing fun food tales, but are they true?

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Ep. 6 – Heights: Ferris Wheel, Charles Blondin, East of the Sun, and More!
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February's episode is all about Heights!

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Ep. 5: Bird Tales!
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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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THROWBACK: 2016 Holiday Audio Short: Christmas Pickle
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Revisit our 2016 Holiday Short about Christmas Pickles!

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What’s the deal with The Christmas Pickle?
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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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