Did you miss one of New-York Historical's recent public programs? Recordings of select programs are available here as streaming audio.

Podcasts of select programs are also available on New-York Historical’s iTunes library. These files can easily be downloaded and played on any Mac, PC or portable device and even burned to a CD.

March 2019
Audio
Passing Down Your Prized Possessions: How to Avoid Fights and Fees In Your Estate
March 27th, 2019
Laura Angel-Lalanne, Courtney Booth Christensen, Tash Perrin, Warren Whitaker

The disposition of family treasures—from valuable heirlooms to family photographs—is often overlooked during estate planning, and the sentimental value of such objects often leades to the ugliest family disputes during the estate administration process. With thoughtful planning, you can ensure that those bequests won’t create unintended disharmony, negative tax consequences or financial burdens. Join us for a discussion on effective preparation for the disposition of your tangible personal property and how you can make bequests more meaningful and more memorable.

Duration: 01:17:13

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March 2019
Audio
Grant and the Battle for the Rivers
March 26th, 2019
Craig L. Symonds, Harold Holzer (moderator)

Craig L. Symonds and Harold Holzer discuss the role that river battles played during the Civil War.

Duration: 55:15

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March 2019
Audio
Franklin and Eleanor
March 21st, 2019
Blanche Wiesen Cook, Douglas Brinkley (moderator)

Historian Blanche Wiesen Cook, in conversation with Douglas Brinkley, explores the close and sometimes contentious relationship between Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt.

Duration: 55:37

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March 2019
Audio
Victory City: New York and World War II
March 19th, 2019
John Strausbaugh, Richard Brookhiser (moderator)

John Strausbaugh, in conversation with Richard Brookhiser, discusses the history of New York City during World War II.

Duration: 57:18

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March 2019
Audio
First: Sandra Day O’Connor
March 18th, 2019
Evan Thomas, Akhil Reed Amar (moderator)

Evan Thomas and Akhil Reed Amar discuss the life and legacy of the first female Associate Justice of the Supreme Court, Sandra Day O’Connor.

Duration: 58:43

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