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Join Holly and Tracy as they bring you the greatest and strangest Stuff You Missed In History Class in this podcast by iHeartRadio.

    Charles Chapin’s Complicated Life, Part 2

    Charles Chapin’s Complicated Life, Part 2

    Chapin's successful journalism career crumbled as stress chipped away at his mental health, and he committed a terrible crime. But there were still surprises left to his story.

    • 40 min
    Charles Chapin’s Complicated Life, Part 1

    Charles Chapin’s Complicated Life, Part 1

    Chapin built a life people envied, and had a great deal of power. His entire biography is full of noteworthy achievements and awards. As a newsman, he covered many of the key moments of the late 19th and early 20th centuries.

    • 33 min
    SYMHC Classics: General Slocum Disaster

    SYMHC Classics: General Slocum Disaster

    This 2019 episode covers the burning of the P.S. General Slocum in the East River in New York on June 15, 1904. It had been chartered for a group outing that suddenly became a deadly maritime disaster.
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    • 30 min
    Behind the Scenes Minis: Eugene

    Behind the Scenes Minis: Eugene

    Tracy and Holly talk about hunting for sources for Eugene Jacques Bullard's story, and his unpublished memoir. They also talk about wanting to return to Paris knowing Bullard's story. 
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    • 9 min
    Eugene Jacques Bullard and the Paris Jazz Age (Pt. 2)

    Eugene Jacques Bullard and the Paris Jazz Age (Pt. 2)

    After World War I ended, Eugene Jacques Bullard returned to Paris. He worked as a jazz drummer and nightclub owner, and as the tensions that led to World War II loomed, as an intelligence agent for France.

    • 36 min
    Eugene Jacques Bullard, Combat Pilot (Pt. 1)

    Eugene Jacques Bullard, Combat Pilot (Pt. 1)

    Bullard is often described as the first Black American fighter pilot – which is true – but he also had a full and fascinating life beyond that. This episode covers his travels before WWI and his military career.

    • 31 min

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