history

A Tejana Story

Kate Farrell (author of Story Power) provides us with a personal story of her girlhood in San Antonio, Texas- interconnected with a Comanche legend.
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A Taste of the Past

David Page (author of Food Americana) discusses the story of how this book came to be and why it needed to be written.
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Mad Myths of Bastille Day

Kate Farrell (author of Story Power) retells George W. Rutler's story of Bastille Day, a holiday which celebrates the storming of Bastille.
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Loyalty

Kate Farrell (author of Story Power) shares this Afghan folktale in hopes of world peace and good relations during the wake of current events.
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Inside Pitch

Get your fix of baseball history with the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum’s weekly e-Newsletter and Picturing America's Pastime.
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Fourth Of July Lore

Kate Farrell (author of Story Power) shares some fun facts about the 4th which also features the history of fireworks from China.
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Slave Narratives

Kate Farrell (author of Story Power) presents us with the authentic, transcribed narrative of William Adams- a folk history of slavery.
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