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Remember the Tennesseans

"Remember the Tennesseans" History Bill visits The Alamo in San Antonio, Texas, and meets several other Tennesseans who spent time at The Alamo in 1836 -- Susanna Dickinson and William Cherry. Click here to see it using Quicktime and her…

A Teacher in Trouble

"A Teacher in Trouble"-- History Bill turns up in Dayton in 1925 and gets an earful from William Jennings Bryan and Clarence Darrow. Yep, it's the famous Scopes Trial, and he gets to see the whole thing -- even the monkey on the courth…

Cotton Cash In

"Cotton Cash In" History Bill picks cotton all the way to Memphis and finds out at the old Memphis Cotton Exchange that there's a lot more to selling it than he thought. Click here to see it on youtube. …

Encounter with Old Hickory

"An Encounter with Old Hickory" History Bill is minding his own business on a visit to The Hermitage, the home of President Andrew Jackson... and my that man looks familiar! Click here to see it using Quicktime and here with youtube. …

The Lost Soldier

"The Lost Soldier"--History Bill wanders through the Nashville National Cemetery, wishing he had a tour guide to tell him some of the stories of the people buried there. Along comes a mystery soldier to tell his story. Click here to see it…