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Jean-Simon Berthélemy (1743–1811) / This is a faithful photographic reproduction of a two-dimensional, public domain work of art. The work of art itself is in the public domain

Airs Thursday, January 19, 2017, at 7:45 a.m. This week Commentator Dr. Cheryl White takes us back to ancient time to explore the legend of the Gordian Knot.

(U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Dachelle Melville/Released) / Public Domain

Airs Tuesday, January 17, 2017, at 7:45 a.m. This week Commentator Gary Joiner remembers a top secret air combat mission commenced from Barksdale Airforce Base and code named Secret Squirrel.

History Matters is made possible in part by the Louisiana Endowment for the Humanities and Louisiana Cultural Vistas Magazine.

Gary Borders / Gary Borders

Airs Friday, January 13, 2017, at 7:45 a.m. This week commentator Gary Borders offers an appreciation for Fast Eddie Overhultz.

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Hans Sandreuter; photograph: Roland zh / This file is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 3.0 Unported license.

Airs Thursday, January 12, 2017, at 7:45 a.m. This week Commentator Dr. Cheryl White explores the facts and fictions behind the tale of William Tell.

From The Story of Leeds by J. S. Fletcher, available from the Internet Archive / This work is in the public domain in its country of origin and other countries and areas where the copyright term is the author's life plus 100 years or less.

Airs Tuesday, January 10, 2017, at 7:45 a.m. This week Commentator Gary Joiner travels back to the beginning of the Industrial Revolution

History Matters is made possible in part by the Louisiana Endowment for the Humanities and Louisiana Cultural Vistas Magazine.

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