Archive for the Weekly Video Category

What Happened at the Battle of Concord?

December 9, 2016 with 1 Comment and Posted in War for Independence, Weekly Video by

Join Discerning History for a brief overview of the Battle of Concord, the first American victory and one of the battles that begun the Revolutionary War.

John Knox: The Father of Presbyterianism

October 27, 2016 with No Comments and Posted in Reformation, Weekly Video by

Join us at the Reformation Wall for a brief sketch of the life of John Knox, a Scottish Reformer.

Oliver Cromwell: From Geneva to England

October 18, 2016 with No Comments and Posted in Reformation, Weekly Video by

Oliver Cromwell, general in the English Civil War and Lord Protector of England, was one of the great political leaders who took the Protestant Reformation into politics. Join us at the Reformation Wall in Geneva to the connection from Calvin to Cromwell

Methods and Science of Civil War Photography

September 21, 2016 with No Comments and Posted in Civil War, Weekly Video by

We talk with photographer Rob Gibson about the different types of Civil War photography, and the art and science behind them. Tintypes, daguerreotypes, albumen prints, and more!

Why the Americans Fought at Concord

August 4, 2016 with No Comments and Posted in Featured, Videos, War for Independence, Weekly Video by

Little Round Top – Battle of Gettysburg

July 8, 2016 with No Comments and Posted in Civil War, Videos, Weekly Video by

Dusk on Culp’s Hill – Battle of Gettysburg Reenactment

June 13, 2016 with No Comments and Posted in Civil War, Featured, Weekly Video by

Culp’s Hill is a less known section of the Gettysburg battlefield, but thousands of men fought fiercely along its wooded and rocky slopes. The evening reenactment of Culp’s Hill at the BGA 150th Gettysburg was particularly memorable, with the dusky forest lit up by the flash of thousands of rifles.

John Calvin and the Reformation

April 28, 2016 with No Comments and Posted in European, Reformation, Videos, Weekly Video by

Brother Against Brother at Petersburg

February 12, 2016 with No Comments and Posted in Civil War, Videos, Weekly Video by

Theodore Beza: John Calvin’s Successor

February 1, 2016 with No Comments and Posted in European, Reformation, Videos, Weekly Video by

The Iconic Little Round Top

January 22, 2016 with No Comments and Posted in Civil War, Weekly Video by

Join us with historian Garry Adelman of the Civil War Trust, at Little Round Top, one of the Civil War’s most iconic spots.

William Farel: a Forerunner to the French Reformation

December 30, 2015 with No Comments and Posted in European, Reformation, Videos, Weekly Video by