Ep. 3: Anne Bonny, Western Engineer, Big Ol’ Boat, and more

 

You’ll learn the origin of the words “Port” and “Starboard.”
Victoria Reibel tells a story about pirate Anne Bonny, as well as one of Stephen Long’s unusual dragon-like steamboat, the Western Engineer.
Tamerlane Trio performs their original song “Big Ol’ Boat” (song recorded by Rob Collier)
Quiz time and more!
**Correction: in the Anne Bonny story, in regards to her death, we say 1881, but we mean 1781, as you’d probably guess from our framing it around the American Revolution – sorry!**


Mick Sullivan

Mick Sullivan
This whole mess was my idea. I'm really in to music and I love history. I am the Manager of Youth and Family Programs at the Frazier History Museum in Louisville, KY. I've curated exhibits about Lewis and Clark and other aspects of American History. I've created countless hours of history-focused programming, and shared some great times thinking, learning, talking, and laughing about the past and future with some great people - both adults and children.    

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