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Delta College history faculty share key moments in time that help us understand who we have been and who we are today. From Q-90.1 FM, Delta College Quality Public Radio.

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Delta College history faculty share key moments in time that help us understand who we have been and who we are today. From Q-90.1 FM, Delta College Quality Public Radio.

    The Pullman Strike

    The Pullman Strike

    When the Pullman Company responded to the depression of the 1890s by laying off workers and cutting wages, the workers went to the picket lines.

    • 4 min
    Alice Freeman Palmer

    Alice Freeman Palmer

    Alice Freeman Palmer became the first female college president in 1881.

    • 4 min
    Muller v Oregon

    Muller v Oregon

    In 1908, the Supreme Court upheld an Oregon law limiting a woman's workday to 10 hours.

    • 3 min
    Alessandro de' Medici

    Alessandro de' Medici

    Alessandro de' Medici's life offers a dramatic window into the Italian Renaissance. The history of his story reveals a great deal about modern narratives of race.

    • 4 min
    Big Mama Thornton

    Big Mama Thornton

    If the lyrics to Elvis' breakthrough hit "Hound Dog" seem a bit strange, they make more sense coming from the mouth of their original singer, Big Mama Thornton.

    • 3 min
    Painted Cousins: Dido Elizabeth Belle & Lady Elizabeth Murray

    Painted Cousins: Dido Elizabeth Belle & Lady Elizabeth Murray

    Paintings of wealthy women weren't unusual in the late 18th century, but paintings of wealthy black women with their white cousins were.

    • 4 min

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