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Travel with TV director/producer and former history teacher, Harry Thomason, as he tells you intriguing, frightening, and interesting stories of U.S. history you never knew!

Travel with TV director/producer and former history teacher, Harry Thomason, as he tells you intriguing, frightening, and interesting stories of U.S. history you never knew!
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United States

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Travel with TV director/producer and former history teacher, Harry Thomason, as he tells you intriguing, frightening, and interesting stories of U.S. history you never knew!

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English


Episodes

A Halloween Story

10/31/2019
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Everyone has a spooky story to tell, right? Gather ’round the campfire, kiddies, as we listen to an experience that Telly Savalas had many, many years ago that spooked him pretty deeply. Who scares ya, baby? Consider supporting us on Patreon - www.patreon.com/TSYNH Visit our website - www.thestoryyouneverheard.com

Duration:00:08:19

An Actor's War

10/20/2019
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This week things get personal as Harry relates a story told to him by a friend and coworker. Bravery turns to fear turns to survival in this tale of a man who, before he graced the silver screen with the likes of Paul Newman, George Clooney, and Robert Redford, went to war for his country and almost paid the ultimate price. Consider supporting us on Patreon - www.patreon.com/TSYNH Visit our website - www.thestoryyouneverheard.com

Duration:00:12:16

The Smallest Angel

10/10/2019
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The president elect visits Miami in 1933. The entire city is overjoyed except for one man who plans to make it known. His terrible plan, one that could change the face of history, is derailed by the smallest angel. Consider supporting us on Patreon - www.patreon.com/TSYNH Visit our website - www.thestoryyouneverheard.com

Duration:00:09:16

A Star With a Plan

9/30/2019
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She arrived in America in 1938. She received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 1960. And in her spare time she created technology that would eventually be adopted by the US Navy. She avoided the limelight, a difficult task for what MGM called “The Most Beautiful Woman in The World”, and just wanted to help make the world a better place. Without her contributions to science and technology, we might not even have the wireless communications systems we have today. Consider supporting us...

Duration:00:09:21

There Are People in the River

9/19/2019
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How do you prioritize tragedy? When two terrible things happen around the same time, do you mourn the loss of one person or 1,547? A sad tale of tragedy being buried below the fold, with a 3 line mention in the New York Times. This is the tale of the Sultana, the worst US maritime tragedy in history. Consider supporting us on Patreon - www.patreon.com/TSYNH Visit our website - www.thestoryyouneverheard.com

Duration:00:07:45

The Good Deed

9/19/2019
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No good deed goes unpunished. A poor widow receives a gift from a benevolent stranger, a bitter landlord is relieved of all his money by the country’s most notorious outlaw, and a calculated friendship ends with the actions of a true coward. Generosity, notoriety, and betrayal are woven together over many years in this historical tale of two men who will live in infamy. Consider supporting us on Patreon - www.patreon.com/TSYNH Visit our website - www.thestoryyouneverheard.com

Duration:00:10:52

Two Guys on a Train

9/19/2019
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In 1863 an actor who still holds the record for playing Hamlet more times than any other actor in the world rescued a young man from certain death on the train tracks; an act that received commendation from General Grant. Listen on to hear about the fateful connection between the biggest celebrity in America his brother of equal, and opposite, celebrity. Consider supporting us on Patreon - www.patreon.com/TSYNH Visit our website - www.thestoryyouneverheard.com

Duration:00:09:53