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The History Fangirl Podcast

The Boston Witch Trials

Listen to the Episode “The Boston Witch Trials”     Listen and Subscribe in iTunes Other ways to Listen and Subscribe           The Salem Witch Trials are one of the most (in)famous events in American history. There are plays, movies and books about it, and no […]

Monk's Mound in Cahokia
The History Fangirl Podcast

The Lost City of Cahokia

Listen to the Episode “The Lost City of Cahokia”     Listen & Subscribe in iTunes Other Listening Options       If you ask most Americans about the history of their country, they’ll start somewhere around 1492, or maybe even 1776. But before the pilgrims and before John Hancock, […]

New York's Central Park
The History Fangirl Podcast

New York’s Central Park

Listen to the Episode “New York’s Central Park”     Subscribe in iTunes Other Listening Options         Though it may seem like Central Park has always been a landmark for visitors and native New Yorkers alike, that’s not actually the case. The park, like much of the […]

Why Skyline Drive is My Favorite American Highway
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Why Skyline Drive is My Favorite American Highway

Skyline Drive is a stunning section of Shenandoah National Park in the middle of Virginia, easily accessible for those driving from Charlottesville to Washington, DC. The drive overlooks the Blue Ridge Mountains and stretches for a little over a hundred miles. This length makes it a short enough to enjoy in […]