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Tlingit mortuary and memorial poles, an introduction

A conversation between Teresa DeWitt and Dr. Lauren Kilroy-Ewbank in front of a Mortuary Pole, Tlingit origin, 19th century, from Village Island, 16 x...

From a live Smarthistory webinar: Wifredo Lam’s The Jungle with Dr. Mey-Yen Moriuchi

From a live Smarthistory webinar: Dr. Mey-Yen Moriuchi on Wifredo Lam's The Jungle source

From a live webinar, Master of Calamarca’s Angel with Arquebus, with Dr. Orlando Hernández Ying

From a live Smarthistory webinar, The Master of Calamarca's Angel with Arquebus with Dr. Orlando Hernández Ying source

Slave Burial Ground, University of Alabama

Slave Burial Ground, University of Alabama. A conversation with Dr. Hilary Green, Associate Professor of History and Dr. Beth Harris. For more viisit the Hallowed...

From a live Smarthistory webinar: the Parthenon with Dr. Rachel Kousser

From a live Smarthistory webinar: the Parthenon with Dr. Rachel Kousser source

Joseph, Mary, and the representation of marriage in New Spain

Sebastian Lopez de Arteaga, Marriage of the Virgin (Los Desposorios de la Virgen), before 1652, oil on canvas, 223.5 x 170 cm (Museo Nacional...

Monument Avenue and the Lost Cause

A conversation on Monument Avenue, Richmond, Virginia, July, 2021 speakers: Dr. Sarah Beetham and Dr. Steven Zucker source

Defeated, heroized, dismantled: Richmond’s Robert E. Lee Monument

Antonin Mercié, Robert E. Lee Monument, 1890, bronze (removed from Monument Avenue, Richmond Virginia, September 9, 2021) This video was recorded in July 2021. speakers: Dr....

Napoleon, plague, and propaganda – Gros’ The Pest House at Jaffa

Antoine-Jean Gros, Napoleon in the Pesthouse at Jaffa (March 11, 1799), 1804, oil on canvas, 5.32 x 7.15 m (Musée du Louvre) speakers: Dr. Beth...