Conversations at the Washington Library

By Mount Vernon

Conversations at the Washington Library is the premier podcast about George Washington and his Early American world. Join host Jim Ambuske as he talks with scholars, digital humanists, librarians, and other guests about Washington's era and the way we tell stories about the past. Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/mountvernon/support

  1. 1.
    206. Promoting Joseph Smith for President with Dr. Spencer W. McBride
    44:32
  2. 2.
    205. Grieving with the Widow Washington with Dr. Martha Saxton
    40:03
  3. 3.
    204. Raising Liberty Poles in the Early Republic with Dr. Shira Lurie
    37:53
  4. 4.
    203. Planting the World of Plymouth Plantation with Dr. Carla Gardina Pestana
    44:18
  5. 5.
    202. Digitizing the Maryland Loyalist Experience with Dr. Kyle Roberts and Dr. Benjamin Bankhurst
    49:19
  6. 6.
    201. Uncovering the Virginia Loyalists with Drs. Stephanie Seal Walters and Alexi Garrett
    49:46
  7. 7.
    200. Transcribing From The Page with Sara and Ben Brumfield
    50:17
  8. 8.
    199. Unravelling the Strange Genius of Mr. O. with Dr. Carolyn Eastman
    52:21
  1. 9.
    198. Contesting Monuments and Memory in South Carolina with Dr. Lydia Brandt
    54:07
  2. 10.
    197. Stumbling Upon the Journal of Johann Peter Oettinger with Craig Koslofsky and Roberto Zaugg
    56:05
  3. 11.
    196. Reconstructing the Life of a German Barber-Surgeon in the Atlantic Slave Trade with Craig Koslofsky and Roberto Zaugg
    59:52
  4. 12.
    195b. [En Español] Ofreciendo a George Washington un regalo real con el profesor José Emilio Yanes
    30:27
  5. 13.
    195a. Offering George Washington a Royal Gift with Professor José Emilio Yanes
    43:24
  6. 14.
    194. Building Digital History Projects at the Washington Library with the ITPS Interns
    42:02
  7. 15.
    193. Rifling through Washington's Receipts with Dr. Julie Miller
    52:59
  8. 16.
    Throwing a Change-Up at the Washington Library with Jim Ambuske
    1:44
  9. 17.
    192. Drinking Washington's Whiskey with Drew Hannush
    44:34
  10. 18.
    190. (Recast) The Only Unavoidable Subject of Regret with Mary Thompson: Part 1
    31:48
  11. 19.
    191. (Recast) The Only Unavoidable Subject of Regret with Mary Thompson: Part 2
    40:25
  12. 20.
    189. Confronting an Absolutist Monarch with Dr. Karie Schultz
    49:10
  13. 21.
    188. Exploring the Benjamin Franklin House of London with Dr. Márcia Balisciano
    52:58
  14. 22.
    187. Winning a Consolation Prize with Dr. Abby Mullen
    50:08
  15. 23.
    186. Exploring New Frontiers in Early American History with Alexi Garrett, Michael Blaakman, Derek O’Leary, and Krysten Blackstone
    1:34:48
  16. 24.
    185. Seeking a City of Refuge in the Great Dismal Swamp with Marcus P. Nevius
    52:49
  17. 25.
    184. Becoming Citizens of Convenience on the U.S.-Canadian Border with Lawrence B. A. Hatter
    47:57
  18. 26.
    183. Trading Spaces in the Colonial Marketplace with Emma Hart
    40:06
  19. 27.
    182. Recording an Oral History of the Obama Presidency with Evan D. McCormick
    1:05:38
  20. 28.
    181. Electioneering Rage with Kelly Fleming
    45:16
  21. 29.
    2020 George Washington Symposium Announcement
    1:15
  22. 30.
    180. Reading Letters by Early American Women with Kathryn Gehred
    1:04:45
  23. 31.
    179. Revitalizing Myaamia Language and Culture with George Ironstrack
    1:11:17
  24. 32.
    178. Digitally Interning at the Washington Library with Jamie Morris
    31:49
  25. 33.
    177. Harnessing Harmony in the Early Republic with Billy Coleman
    1:06:53
  26. 34.
    176. Hunting Satan in Scotland and the Atlantic World with Michelle D. Brock
    55:53
  27. 35.
    175. Finding Redemption from Tyranny with Bruce Stewart
    54:24
  28. 36.
    174. (Recast) Tracing the Rise and Fall of Light-Horse Harry Lee with Ryan Cole
    53:56
  29. 37.
    173. Tracing the History of the Syphax Family with Steve Hammond and Brenda Parker
    1:05:58
  30. 38.
    172. Exploring White Women as Slave Owners in the American South with Stephanie Jones-Rogers
    1:02:44
  31. 39.
    171. Reinterpreting Mary Ball Washington with Karin Wulf, Martha Saxton, Craig Shirley, and Charlene Boyer Lewis
    1:10:59
  32. 40.
    170. Forging a Founding Partnership with Edward J. Larson
    1:09:43
  33. 41.
    169. Re-investigating an Early American Murder with Jessica Lowe
    1:04:10
  34. 42.
    168. Mining King George III's Papers with Zara Anishanslin and Arthur Burns
    1:13:21
  35. 43.
    167. Reconstructing the Indian World of George Washington with Colin Calloway
    1:10:07
  36. 44.
    166. Mobilizing the Will of the People with T. H. Breen
    1:04:44
  37. 45.
    165. Facing the Long Year of Revolution with Mary Beth Norton
    1:00:55
  38. 46.
    164. Battling Pirates of the Chesapeake Bay with Jamie L. H. Goodall
    58:33
  39. 47.
    163. Returning to Lives Bound Together on Juneteenth with Jessie MacLeod
    52:00
  40. 48.
    162. Ending Washington's Life with Jonathan Horn
    47:43
  41. 49.
    161. (Repeat) Finding Ona Judge's Voice with Sheila Arnold
    1:01:22
  42. 50.
    160. Recasting Tacky's Revolt as an Atlantic Slave War with Vincent Brown
    1:00:42

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