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WWI Centennial News - The Doughboy Podcast is about what happened 100 years ago during and after the War that changed the world and how those changes still echo in our daily lives.

WWI Centennial News - The Doughboy Podcast is about what happened 100 years ago during and after the War that changed the world and how those changes still echo in our daily lives.

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washington, DC

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WWI Centennial News - The Doughboy Podcast is about what happened 100 years ago during and after the War that changed the world and how those changes still echo in our daily lives.

Twitter:

@ww1cc

Language:

English

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818-535-1326


Episodes

SPECIAL: Sacred Service for WWI: Ep.# 148

11/9/2019
SPECIAL: Sacred Service If you play this episode on 11/11 starting at 10:03:30 am local, the Bells of Peace will toll at 11am exactly. Episode #148 Host: Theo Mayer This special episode brings you the sound of World War I Armistice Day Sacred Service, a multi-denominational service honoring the Centennial of the WWI Armistice, from the WWI Centennial Commission in partnership with Washington National Cathedral. ----more---- Download the Service program (a keepsake in its own right)...

Duration:01:19:35

SPECIAL: First Man Into Germany Ep.# 147

11/3/2019
SPECIAL: First Man into Germany - And He Did it on a Harley Episode #147 SPECIAL: First into Germany: SGT Roy Holtz - And he did it on a Harley By author Robert Laplander Read by Host, Theo Mayer RELATED LINKS Rob Laplander...

Duration:00:38:28

WWl Through Many Lenses - Ep.# 146

10/27/2019
WWl Through Many Lenses Host: Theo Mayer SPECIAL Commission News Bells of Peace 2019 & Bells of Peace Participation App - Host Link: http://ww1cc.org/bells https://tombguard.org/centennial/#national_salute World War One Then Historians Corner: The Cultural Impact of WWI - Dr. Jay Winter...

Duration:00:47:41

Overtures To Peace & Baseball - Ep.#145

10/20/2019
Overtures To Peace & Baseball Episode #145 Host: Theo Mayer World War One Then 100 Years Ago...

Duration:00:47:59

October 1918 & The Lost Battalion - Ep.#144

10/12/2019
October 1918 & The Lost Battalion Episode #144 Host: Theo Mayer World War One Then October 1918 Roundtable: Dr. Edward Lengel, Katherine Akey, Host Historian Corner with Rob Laplander https://www.amazon.com/Finding-Lost-Battalion-Legends-Americas/dp/1411676564 https://www.worldwar1centennial.org/index.php/doughboy-mia-home.html World War One Now Remembering Veterans...

Duration:00:51:55

FOCUS ON: The New WWI Memorial Ep.#143

10/6/2019
FOCUS ON: The New WWI Memorial Episode #143 Host - Theo Mayer PODCAST NOTES National WWI Memorial in Washington, D.C. Design package http://ww1cc.org/memorial-design Living Memorial - A Special Introduction https://vimeo.com/299480300 Episode 43 10/25/17 16:28 https://www.worldwar1centennial.org/index.php/communicate/2015-12-28-18-26-00/weekly-sync-call/3363-ww1-centennial-news-episode-43-10-25-2017.html Episode 133 7/29/19,...

Duration:00:58:59

Dr. John Morrow: Lifetime Achievement Ep.#142

9/28/2019
Highlights: Dr. John Morrow: Lifetime Achievement Episode #142 Host - Theo Mayer Opening Century In The Making Posts Raising Money for the National WWI Memorial Ken-Ton Bee article https://www.kentonbee.com/articles/town-resident-raising-funds-to-support-wwi-memorial-project-in-washington/ Derek Sansone Email: KillerBee05@hotmail.com David Hamon Email: David.hamon@worldwar1centennial.org World War I - THEN 100 Years Ago Sources New York Times Archive (paid)Feather weight...

Duration:00:44:46

FOCUS ON: The Animals of WWI - Ep.#141

9/20/2019
FOCUS ON: The Animals of WWI Host - Theo Mayer PODCAST NOTES Download approved Memorial Design http://ww1cc.org/memorial-design Brooke USA web site http://ww1cc.org/horses Sources Nalewicki, Jennifer, “The Animals that Helped Win World War I,” Smithsonian, https://www.smithsonianmag.com/history/animals-that-helped-win-world-war-I-180963042/ Tams, Leah, “How Did Animals (Even Slugs) Serve in World War I?” National Museum of American History,...

Duration:00:36:45

The American Worker & WWI - Ep.#140

9/14/2019
Highlights: The American Worker & WWI Episode #140 Host - Theo Mayer World War I - THEN 100 Years Ago The American Worker & WWI Sources Helgeson, Jeffrey, “American Labor and Working-Class History, 1900-1945,” Oxford Research Encyclopedias https://oxfordre.com/americanhistory/view/10.1093/acrefore/9780199329175.001.0001/acrefore-9780199329175-e-330 Keir, Malcolm, “Post-War Causes of Labor Unrest,” The Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science, January 1919, pp....

Duration:00:45:56

FOCUS ON: Non-Combatants of WWI - Ep.#139

9/8/2019
FOCUS ON: The Non-Combatants of WWI Episode #139 Host - Theo Mayer ----more---- FOCUS ON: The Non-Combatants of WWI Sources Terrett, Dulany, “The Signal Corps: The Emergency (to 1941),” The Army Signal Corps, https://history.army.mil/html/books/010/10-16/CMH_Pub_10-16-1.pdf DARPA https://www.darpa.mil/about-us/about-darpa Gray, Andrew, “The American Field Service,” American Heritage, December 1974, https://www.americanheritage.com/american-field-service “World War I Rations:...

Duration:00:42:08

War Football & the NFL - Ep.#138

9/1/2019
Highlights: War Football & The NFL Episode #138 Host - Theo Mayer World War I - THEN 100 Years Ago Woodrow Wilson’s last chapter - Host Sources Dorsey, Leroy G., “Woodrow Wilson’s Fight for the League of Nations: A Reexamination,” Rhetoric and Public Affairs, pp. 107-135 Spring, 1999 (Vol. 2, No. 1) https://www.jstor.org/stable/41939493?seq=1#page_scan_tab_contents Glass, Andrew, “Wilson Collapses During Western Tour: Sept. 25, 1919,” Politico, September 25, 2017...

Duration:00:43:23

American Legion Post #43 Revitalized: Ep.#137

8/25/2019
Highlights: American Legion Post #43: Revitalized and Relevant Episode #137 Host - Theo Mayer World War I - THEN 100 Years Ago: Headlines last week of August 1919 - Host Sources Carnegie’s Estate, At Death, Worth About $30,000,000, New York Times, August 29, 1919, p. 1 https://timesmachine.nytimes.com/timesmachine/1919/08/29/issue.html “Pershing Rejects Call to Testify,” New York Times, August 31, 1919,...

Duration:00:41:34

The Ghost Fleet of Mallows Bay - Ep.#136

8/18/2019
Highlights: The Ghost Fleet of Mallows Bay Episode #136 Host - Theo Mayer World War I - THEN 100 Years Ago The Turning Tide - August 1918 - Host The Aftermath - August 1919 - Host Sources St. John, Rachel, “The Raging Controversy at the Border Began with This Incident 100 Years Ago,” Smithsonian Magazine, July 2018 https://www.smithsonianmag.com/history/raging-controversy-border-began-100-years-ago-180969343/ “Our Cavalry Pursues Bandits in Mexico,” New York Times, August 20, 1919,...

Duration:00:44:13

Focus ON: War in the Sky Ep.#135

8/10/2019
Highlights: Focus ON: War in the Sky Episode #135 Host - Theo Mayer SPECIAL: Focus ON: War in The Sky World War I - THEN 100 Years Ago This Week Segment - Host | @ 02:00 Links: Episode 86: https://www.ww1cc.org/episode-86 War in the Sky Timeline:...

Duration:00:38:58

American Philanthropy & WWI - Ep.# 134

8/3/2019
Highlights: American Philanthropy & WWI Episode #134 Host - Theo Mayer World War I - THEN 100 Years Ago This Week American Philanthropy and WWI - Host | @ 02:00 Abrahamson, Eric John, Beyond Charity: A Century of Philanthropic Innovation, Rockefeller Foundation Centennial Series, https://assets.rockefellerfoundation.org/app/uploads/20131001184008/Beyond-Charity.pdf.pdf “The Rich History of Philanthropy, NPR https://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=5516260 Kelly, Matt,...

Duration:00:38:28

WWI Remembered in KC & DC - Ep.# 133

7/28/2019
Highlights: WWI Remembered in KC & DC Episode #133 Host - Theo Mayer World War I - THEN 100 Years Ago This Week Peace Treaty and Senate Confirmation - Host Sources “The Senate’s Role in Treaties,” The U.S. Senate: Art and History, https://www.senate.gov/artandhistory/history/common/briefing/Treaties.htm “Open Treaty Hearings Begin Tomorrow,” New York Times, July 30, 1919, p.1 https://timesmachine.nytimes.com/timesmachine/1919/07/30/issue.html War Surplus Food - Host Sources “U.S....

Duration:00:41:54

Red Summer Riots - Ep.# 132

7/20/2019
Highlights: Red Summer Riots 1919 Episode #132 Host - Theo Mayer World War I - THEN 100 Years Ago This Week Red Summer 1919 - Dr. Jeffrey Sammons...

Duration:00:39:28

Monumental Scale! - Ep.#131

7/14/2019
Highlights: Monumental Scale! Episode #131 Host - Theo Mayer World War I - THEN 100 Years Ago This Week Let Me Count The Ways - Host WWI - Where the money came from and what it bought? Links “The War with Germany: A Statistical Summary,” U. S. War Department, Statistics Branch of the General Staff, http://net.lib.byu.edu/estu/wwi/memoir/docs/statistics/statstc.htm#2 “The War with Germany “ charts, maps and...

Duration:00:44:48

Ike’s Big Road Trip - Ep.# 130

7/7/2019
Episode #130 Host - Theo Mayer World War I - THEN 100 Years Ago This Week Ike’s Big Road Trip Sources Highway History, Federal Highway Administration, https://www.fhwa.dot.gov/interstate/history.cfm Pfeiffer, David A., “Ike’s Interstates at 50,” Prologue Magazine, The National Archives of the United States, https://www.archives.gov/publications/prologue/2006/summer/interstates.html Klein, Christopher, “The Epic Road Trip that Inspired the Interstate Highway System,...

Duration:00:40:36

4th of July 1919 - Ep# 129

6/30/2019
Highlights: 4th of July, 1919 Episode #129 Host - Theo Mayer World War I - THEN 100 Years Ago This Week First July 4th post- Armistice - Host Special Report by David Kramer “A Champion is Born,” Toledo Blade, June 26, 2019 https://www.toledoblade.com/a-e/monday-memories/2016/07/04/A-champion-is-born/stories/20160703203 “Plans Completed to Make Tomorrow ‘Greatest Fourth,’” Washington Herald, July 3,...

Duration:00:38:58