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Archiver: How History Sounded: Part Two
Tue, Mar 31 2020
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Join KCUR metro reporter Sam Zeff for a listen and discussion of "Women in the Store," an episode of his Archiver podcast featuring radio interviews with Kansas City housewives in the 1950s.
Thomas Hart Benton Paints the Ozarks
Sat, Feb 8 2020
3:00pm - 3:40pm
See the Ozarks through the sketches, paintings, and words of Missouri artist Thomas Hart Benton.
Vaqueros--The Origins of the American Cowboy
Tue, Apr 7 2020
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Learn more about how the Spanish brought with them the tradition of the Vaquero (cowboy), a horse-mounted livestock herder that originated on the Iberian Peninsula of Europe.
The Story of the Buffalo Soldiers
Sat, Feb 15 2020
11:00am - 12:00pm
Experience the history of the African American Buffalo Soldiers, and discover how they distinguished themselves from the American frontier to the battlefields of World War II.