The transformation of the banjo conveys its place in American history and music. And its legacy is kept alive at the Old Fiddlers Convention in Galax, Virginia.
Not all Americans have been welcomed to enjoy the great outdoors. A discussion on the racist past of America’s national parks, plus the overlooked history of the Appalachian Trail.
The homeownership gap between whites and African Americans has exploded since the housing bust. It’s now wider than it was during the Jim Crow era.
Home canning was always more than just necessity–a look back at history reveals the pride and creativity that went into stocking a pantry.
In our episode “Voices of Vietnam: A Lost Homeland,” we spent some time with the oral history of Kim Delevett, recorded by historian Jason Stewart and found within Texas Tech… More»