History Episodes

Feb. 15, 2021

S2E2: Ted Smyth: Diplomat, Corporate Executive, Influencer

Viewing life as “something of a random walk,” Ted Smyth went from rural to urban, to international, from leadership roles in dipl…

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Dec. 20, 2020

S1E7: Damian Shiels - Historian & Battlefield Archaeologist

For 10 years, Damian Shiels has mined the American Civil War pension files to tell the staggering story of Irish participation in…

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Nov. 22, 2020

S1E5: Geoffrey Cobb - New York Historian

Geoff Cobb is a New York City school teacher, a blogger, a columnist and a historian with a focus on the lesser recorded historie…

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Oct. 24, 2020

S1E2: Bridget Bray - Genealogy Expert

Canadian by birth, New Yorker by choice, Bridget Bray recounts her genealogical journey from avocation to profession as she blows…

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