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Curious 19th Century Medical Cures

In this episode we look a little into 19th Century folk medicine and some of the medicines offered for sale to the public for everything that ailed them. The song at the end is Country Standards by JR Tully and the Dreamland ...

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Nov. 7, 2022

Curious 19th Century Medical Cures

In this episode we look a little into 19th Century folk medicine and some of the medicines offered for sale to the public for eve…

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Oct. 7, 2022

Crossroads: The Chisholm Trail and the Creation of Saint Jo, Texas Pa…

This episode is the fourth and final part of a series on the importance of the California Trail and the Chisholm Trail to the set…

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Oct. 3, 2022

Crossroads: The Civil War and the Retreat of the Frontier Line Part 3

This episode is part three of a series on the importance of the California Trail and the Chisholm Trail to the settlement of Nort…

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Sept. 28, 2022

Crossroads: The California Trail and the Settlement of Northwest Texa…

This episode is part two of a series on the importance of the California Trail and the Chisholm Trail to the settlement of Northw…

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Sept. 24, 2022

Crossroads: The California Trail, The Chisholm Trail and the Settleme…

This episode launches a series on the importance of the California Trail and the Chisholm Trail to the settlement of Northwest Te…

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Aug. 22, 2022

Melvin Edwards, The Strength of a Thousand Sons

In this episode, Melvin E. Edwards returns to discuss his powerful, new book, The Strength of a Thousand Sons. In it he recounts …

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Aug. 8, 2022

Introducing the Dicta. Podcast - Should We Revere the Founding Father…

We are happy to use this episode to introduce you to the Dicta. Podcast - a podcast about the cases that made us. An exploration …

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July 14, 2022

A Closer Look at the Second Battle of Adobe Walls

With this episode we finish up our series on the Second Battle of Adobe Walls. We learn a little more about the background and we…

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July 1, 2022

Billy Dixon's Memories of the Second Battle of Adobe Walls Part 2

In this episode we return take a look at the man that made the famous shot at the Second Battle of Adobe Walls and hear from him …

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June 29, 2022

Billy Dixon's Memories of the Second Battle of Adobe Walls Part 1

With this episode we take a look at the man that made the famous shot at the Second Battle of Adobe Walls and hear from him about…

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