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Speaker Programs in American History

American Mummies
The Industrial Birth of the Eternal Dead
  

You will meet three individuals who died in the early 1850s and were preserved in airtight iron coffins. Unlike the elite mummies of Egypt or Peru, these were average people who led normal lives in New York and New Jersey and represent a fascinating cross section of society living at dawn of the steam age. You’ll meet Martha Peterson, a young African American house-servant who died of smallpox i...

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Travels From: New York City, NY
Fee Range: Varies

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MAYFLOWER COMPACT TO INDEPENCE
HOW THE COLONIES ACHIEVED THEIR INDEPENDENCE WITH ONLY 3 % SUPPORT
  

Either Washington or Henry can give a history lesson that is not being taught in the public school system of today. The audience will learn the "politically incorrect" true story of America.

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Travels From: sun city, AZ
Fee Range: Open

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A Thousand Letters Home
The Journey of the Letters
  
Rewriting History: How to Become an Agent for Change
It's never too late to be a cause for good.
  

IIn this internationally acclaimed presentation, Barry speaks to leaders as well as those who need motivation to step into leadership in our ever changing world. In Rewriting History, Barry tells the story of how a teacher, three high school students, and a dynamic newspaperman bringing about justice in a 41-year-old hate crime. Barry created and led a diverse group that helped persuade the State ...

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Travels From: Chicago, IL
Fee Range: Available Upon Request

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Dangerous Negroes
Black Student Identity and Activism in a Climate of H.A.T.E.
  

The Program "Dangerous Negroes" is a multimedia experience that seeks to answer the question, "does Black life matter?" It is a historical examination of the Black experience in America, including how contemporary events such as the deaths of Sandra Bland, Trayvon Martin, Michael Brown, and Eric Garner all impact the narrative that America is post racial. Critically engaging in its presentation t...

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Travels From: Clemson, SC
Fee Range: Open

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