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Episode Four: Uncle Dave Macon's Collar

7/5/2018
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For decades, Uncle Dave Macon was a star of the Grande Ole Opry. What can his collar tell us about old-time and country music cultures in the early twentieth century?

Duration:00:08:13

Episode 3: The Eastern Tennessee Mural

5/31/2018
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There’s a little-known Depression-era mural on ETSU’s Johnson City campus that tells a story of Appalachia in transition. The mural captures the dizzying industrial developments of early twentieth century Tennessee, and the migrations of its people within and outside the region.

Duration:00:08:47

Episode 2: Women in the Elizabethton Rayon Strikes

5/3/2018
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In the late 1920s, two German-owned rayon factories began operations in the town of Elizabethton in East Tennessee. By 1929, a huge strike was underway at both plants, with the women workers leading the charge. We examine a matchbook ad in our collections that launches us into the women’s side of the story of the Elizabethton Rayon Plant Strikes of 1929.

Duration:00:13:34

The Magical History of Bloodstones: April 13th 2018

4/12/2018
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This episode focuses on an egg-shaped bloodstone in the Reece Museum’s collections. While little is known about the item’s history, Lynch-Thomason interviews an expert in folklore to explore bloodstone’s historic, multicultural usage as a magical tool.

Duration:00:06:50

Recollections Podcast Sneak Peak

3/23/2018
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This is a sneak peak of the first episode of the B. Carroll Reece Museum's Recollections podcast series.

Duration:00:01:27