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Episodes

Buffalo Bill’s Wild West Show in Europe

5/29/2020
On the eve of Word War I, the European portion of Buffalo Bill’s Wild West show quickly found their operation shuddered. Animals were confiscated for...

Duration:00:02:59

Was Buffalo Bill a Good Guy or a Bad Guy?

5/28/2020
Was Buffalo Bill a good guy or a bad guy? Well, that all depends on who you talk to around here and even that depends...

Duration:00:02:59

The First Modern Day Rodeohttp://americancountryside.com/wp-content/gems/2020/05/27May20-Buffalo-Bill-2.mp3

5/27/2020
Where was the first rodeo held? Many may try to lay claim to that title, but we do know who popularized the sport and created...

Duration:00:02:59

Famous for Food for Railroad Workers

5/26/2020
This man became famous because he supplied food for railroad workers. Perhaps that doesn’t sound that extraordinary, but you certainly know his name…

Duration:00:02:59

Transforming a Dream Into Inspiration

5/25/2020
The Westfalls had dreams of a ranch resort where they could retire. Then tragedy struck and the plans for the ranch became a dream that...

Duration:00:02:59

The Youngest Member of the Lewis and Clark Expedition

5/22/2020
He was the youngest member of the Lewis and Clark expedition to begin the trip in St. Louis. At 18 years of age, he possessed...

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How the Lewis and Clark Expedition Began Change

5/21/2020
The Lewis and Clark expedition opened the way for many who would follow their trail to settle the west. But for those already living there,...

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Unexpected Consequences of a Changed Diet

5/20/2020
Sometimes a change in your diet produces unexpected consequences. That was the case for the Lewis and Clark expedition, as their starving men gorged themselves...

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The First Farmers in America

5/19/2020
They were the first farmers in America, growing the crops, fruits and vegetables to sustain their tribe as well as some famous visitors in the...

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Singing on the Road

5/18/2020
Sometimes people sing on a road trip. This was the biggest of road trips and no doubt there was plenty of singing…

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The Mysterious Death of Meriweather Lewis

5/15/2020
Only three years after his return to St. Louis, Meriwether Lewis, one of the leaders of the great expedition to the Pacific lay dead. The...

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Mother’s Influence on the Lewis & Clark Expedition

5/14/2020
A mother can influence the life of her son for his entire life. That was definitely the case for one of the leaders of the...

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The West Wasn’t Won With Horses

5/13/2020
The west was won with horses and cowboys, right? Well, that wasn’t the plan at one time. In fact, if the army had their way,...

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Halway Between San Antonio and El Paso

5/12/2020
What will you find halfway between San Antonio and El Paso, Texas? Well, to be honest, there’s not much out here, just open range country....

Duration:00:02:59

The Apache Leader Geronimo

5/11/2020
Almost every American has heard of the Apache leader Geronimo, but few can tell you much about him. In a moment, we journey to the...

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A War in Southern Arizona

5/8/2020
At the same time the Civil War was being waged, another war occupied troops in southern Arizona. It was a conflict not between the union...

Duration:00:02:59

A CEO’s Philosophy of Business and Life

5/7/2020
When you walk into the offices of this company you’ll be greeted by someone with a unique title. They are called the “Director of First...

Duration:00:02:59

The Squeaky Wheel Gets WD40

5/6/2020
A cliché says, “the squeaky wheel gets the grease.” In this case, Gary Ridge hopes the squeaky wheel gets WD40. The reason that brand continues...

Duration:00:02:59

Failing 39 Times

5/5/2020
If you failed at something 39 times, would you attempt success with a 40th try? This company did, and of course, we all know what...

Duration:00:02:59

The First U.S. Woman to Win the Nobel Peace Prize

5/4/2020
She was the first woman to win the Nobel Peace Prize, a lady who helped establish a field of work that is important in strengthening...

Duration:00:02:59