History Matters http://redriverradio.org en History Matters: Letter writing has made a mark on history http://redriverradio.org/post/history-matters-letter-writing-has-made-mark-history-0 <div>Commentator Gary Joiner puts old-fashioned pen to paper this week with thoughts about letter writing and journaling and their important contribution to&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">history.</span></div><p></p> Tue, 29 Jul 2014 12:35:00 +0000 Gary Joiner, Ph.D. & Gary Joiner, Ph.D. 47688 at http://redriverradio.org History Matters: Letter writing has made a mark on history History Matters: The impact of Levittown http://redriverradio.org/post/history-matters-impact-levittown <p>Commentator Gary Joiner looks at the changes in housing styles and construction following WWII and the impact of Levittown.</p> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 12:35:00 +0000 Gary Joiner, Ph.D. 47510 at http://redriverradio.org History Matters: The impact of Levittown History Matters: The Story of Wyatt Earp http://redriverradio.org/post/history-matters-story-wyatt-earp <p>Commentator Gary Joiner profiles a one the Old West's most legendary Law Men and the real history behind the legend.</p> Tue, 15 Jul 2014 12:35:00 +0000 Gary Joiner, Ph.D. & Gary Joiner, Ph.D. 47072 at http://redriverradio.org History Matters: The Story of Wyatt Earp History Matters: Louisiana should treasure Poverty Point http://redriverradio.org/post/history-matters-louisiana-should-treasure-poverty-point-0 <p>Poverty Point, near Epps, is in the running to become a World Heritage site. It is the creation of the ancient Mississippian&nbsp;mound building culture and Commentator Gary Joiner profiles these historic mounds on this installment of History Matters.</p> Tue, 08 Jul 2014 12:35:00 +0000 Gary Joiner, Ph.D. & Gary Joiner, Ph.D. 46626 at http://redriverradio.org History Matters: Louisiana should treasure Poverty Point History Matters: How Hurricanes Sculpt History http://redriverradio.org/post/history-matters-how-hurricanes-sculpt-history <p>Commentator Gary Joiner looks back at hurricanes and how they have changed the path of history.&nbsp;</p> Tue, 01 Jul 2014 12:35:00 +0000 Gary Joiner, Ph.D. & Gary Joiner, Ph.D. 46400 at http://redriverradio.org History Matters: How Hurricanes Sculpt History