Polk's America

Polk's America

James K. Polk Home and Museum

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This podcast examines the life, times, and controversies surrounding the 11th president of the United States, James K. Polk. The Polk's America lecture series was established in 1998 and features a new expert, historian, or museum specialist each month. Born in 1795, James Polk served 7 terms as a US Congressman, twice as Speaker of the House, the governor of Tennessee, and was the infamous Dark Horse candidate for president in 1844. Though he se...
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This podcast examines the life, times, and controversies surrounding the 11th president of the United States, James K. Polk. The Polk's America lecture series was established in 1998 and features a new expert, historian, or museum specialist each month. Born in 1795, James Polk served 7 terms as a US Congressman, twice as Speaker of the House, the governor of Tennessee, and was the infamous Dark Horse candidate for president in 1844. Though he se...
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19 May 2021 | 27 mins 14 secs

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19 May 2021 | 27 mins 14 secs

Sally Givens | South Unio...

09 Feb 2021 | 29 mins 47 secs

Sally Givens | South...

09 Feb 2021 | 29 mins 47 secs

Alba Campo Rosillo | G. P...

15 Jan 2021 | 31 mins 03 secs

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15 Jan 2021 | 31 mins 03 secs

Katherine Hughes | David ...

16 Dec 2020 | 22 mins 24 secs

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16 Dec 2020 | 22 mins 24 secs

Brenda Hornsby-Heindl | C...

06 Nov 2020 | 28 mins 22 secs

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06 Nov 2020 | 28 mins 22 secs

Zacharie Kinslow | The Co...

29 Sep 2020 | 33 mins 29 secs

Zacharie Kinslow | T...

29 Sep 2020 | 33 mins 29 secs

Annabeth Hayes | Currier ...

04 Sep 2020 | 32 mins 22 secs

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04 Sep 2020 | 32 mins 22 secs

Katie McKinney | John Jam...

16 Jul 2020 | 29 mins 48 secs

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16 Jul 2020 | 29 mins 48 secs

Candice Candeto | Robert ...

10 Apr 2020 | 26 mins 32 secs

Candice Candeto | Ro...

10 Apr 2020 | 26 mins 32 secs

Douglas Shadle | Anthony ...

20 Mar 2020 | 33 mins 16 secs

Douglas Shadle | Ant...

20 Mar 2020 | 33 mins 16 secs

John Holtzapple | The Fat...

11 Feb 2020 | 28 mins 22 secs

John Holtzapple | Th...

11 Feb 2020 | 28 mins 22 secs

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02 Jan 2020 | 24 mins 32 secs

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02 Jan 2020 | 24 mins 32 secs

Episode 3: Erik Schmeller...

19 Sep 2019 | 28 mins 18 secs

Episode 3: Erik Schm...

19 Sep 2019 | 28 mins 18 secs

Episode 2: Mark Cheathem ...

08 Aug 2019 | 24 mins 15 secs

Episode 2: Mark Chea...

08 Aug 2019 | 24 mins 15 secs

Episode 1: Candice Candet...

24 Apr 2019 | 27 mins 44 secs

Episode 1: Candice C...

24 Apr 2019 | 27 mins 44 secs