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Uncover the world’s most intriguing, unknown and previously hidden archives

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Uncover the world’s most intriguing, unknown and previously hidden archives

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English


Episodes

The Making Of A Hero | John Hollis

1/15/2019
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Why would a young African-American with a beautiful wife and two infant children eagerly awaiting his return from Vietnam commit such a courageous, yet sacrificial act for Marines he barely knew? And, for a country that treated him like a second-class citizen? This question has haunted those who stood closest to him at that critical... The post The Making Of A Hero | John Hollis appeared first on Archive Secrets.

Duration:00:45:45

Photo Security and Surfing | Chris Bickford

1/9/2019
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Chris Bickford takes us deep inside the swells of North Carolina’s Outer Banks. Meet surfing legends, a drill instructor from Blackwater, and learn how a stolen photo takes on an unintended transformational identity. The NYTimes called it a “book of fantastical images that make you feel as if you are in the tumult of the... The post Photo Security and Surfing | Chris Bickford appeared first on Archive Secrets.

Duration:00:14:58

The Jackie Robinson of Classical Music | Adrienne Harling

11/27/2018
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Charles Burrell broke the color barrier in both Classical Music and Jazz. So why have so few ever heard his story? Adrienne Harling, an archivist from the San Francisco Symphony, uncovers his story from inside the archive. More here: https://www.sfsymphony.org/ Berg Violin Concerto & Mahler Symphony 5 The post The Jackie Robinson of Classical Music | Adrienne Harling appeared first on Archive Secrets.

Duration:00:13:23

Photography and Fashion | Alanna Gabin

11/15/2018
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Who needs a college degree when you have gritty determination, vision pouring out of your fingers and love for art, fashion, film and photography? She knew them all when they were just artsy kids in the streets of New York City. Alanna Gabin – Agent/ Creative Consultant takes us from polaroids to a dress made... The post Photography and Fashion | Alanna Gabin appeared first on Archive Secrets.

Duration:00:58:01

Activist Art | Lincoln Cushing

11/15/2018
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Twitter did not exist in the 1960’s, but Lincoln Cushing was alive and well. He and his band of brothers and sisters were part of the political resistance. Back then he used ink. Today he uses a digital archive. Lincoln Cushing is the founder of Docs Populi. He takes us deep inside the world of... The post Activist Art | Lincoln Cushing appeared first on Archive Secrets.

Duration:00:19:52

The Chenault Affair | Tom van Der voort

11/15/2018
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Why would a Senator interfere with a presidential election seeking help from enemies of State? Why was Richard Millhous Nixon known as Tricky Dick? Sound familiar? Tom van Der voort, Media Specialist at the Miller Center of Public Affairs, takes us inside the Chenault Affair. More here: Miller Center Official Website The post The Chenault Affair | Tom van Der voort appeared first on Archive Secrets.

Duration:00:12:55