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A bust portrait of a young man representing the nativist ideal of the Know Nothing party.
Sarony & Co., lithographer / This media file is in the public domain in the United States.

Airs Tuesday, July 25, 2017, at 7:45 p.m. Dr. Gary Joiner looks at the history of political parties which you may have never heard of.

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

Airs Friday, July 21, 2017, at 7:45 a.m. This week Gary Borders heads to the country to haul his cache of vintage rough-cut black walnut and red oak lumber to a new storage spot.

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Airs Thursday. July 20, 2017, at 7:45 a.m. Dr. Cheryl White takes us into the fact and mysteries behind the legend of the Vanishing Hitchhiker.

Jeff Schmaltz, MODIS Rapid Response Team, NASA/GSFC / This file is in the public domain in the United States because it was solely created by NASA. NASA copyright policy states that "NASA material is not protected by copyright unless noted

Airs Tuesday, July 18, at 7:45 p.m. Dr. Gary Joiner looks at how hurricanes not only have a profound effect on the landscape, but have also altered the course of history.

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

Airs Friday, July 14, 2017, at 7:45 a.m. This week Gary Borders discusses turning 62 and learning to Jump Rope for exercise

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