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  • Mayor Menino Interview August 2014 - Duration: 22 minutes.

    • 4 years ago
    • 740 views
    In one of the last interviews with the late great Mayor of Boston, Suffolk University Professor Robert Allison talks with Tom Menino at his offices in August 2014. Watch as they discuss what makes ...
  • History of Boston Free Online Class - historyofboston.org - Mayor Marty Walsh - Duration: 23 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    • 888 views
    Experience Boston like never before. Mayor Marty Walsh tells you how.
    http://historyofboston.org
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  • John Nucci Interview - Duration: 22 minutes.

    • 4 years ago
    • 473 views
    Prof. Allison sits down with John Nucci.

    This course explores the history of Boston from the 1600’s to the present day. Learn about the native people who lived on the land we now know as Boston be...
  • The Story of Faneuil Hall - Duration: 3 minutes, 5 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    • 11,168 views
    Prof. Allison visits Faneuil Hall and discusses its history and importance to Boston.

    This course explores the history of Boston from the 1600’s to the present day. Learn about the native people w...
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  • Lesson 5 Introduction - Duration: 4 minutes, 2 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    • 673 views
    Prof. Allison discusses the topics that will be covered in Lesson 5.

    This course explores the history of Boston from the 1600’s to the present day. Learn about the native people who lived on the l...
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  • Mayor Menino Interview - Duration: 14 minutes.

    • 4 years ago
    • 758 views
    Prof. Allison sits down with former mayor and Boston legend, Tom Menino, and discusses his life, achievements, legacy, and impact on the city of Boston.

    This course explores the history of Boston ...
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  • Mayor Walsh Interview - Duration: 5 minutes, 59 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    • 674 views
    Prof. Allison sits down with Mayor Marty Walsh to discuss what makes Boston one of the best cities in the world.

    This course explores the history of Boston from the 1600’s to the present day. Lear...
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  • History of Boston Free Online Class - historyofboston.org - Tom Menino - Duration: 17 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    • 501 views
    Experience Boston like never before. Former Mayor Tom Menino tells you how.

    http://historyofboston.org
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  • Professor Allison Tells Us What to Expect in Lesson 3 - Duration: 96 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    • 120 views
    Prof. Allison discusses what will be covered in Lesson 3.

    This course explores the history of Boston from the 1600’s to the present day. Learn about the native people who lived on the land we now ...
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  • Judge Sewall's Apology - Duration: 2 minutes, 22 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    • 2,282 views
    Prof. Allison discusses the Salem Witch Trial and Judge Sewall.

    This course explores the history of Boston from the 1600’s to the present day. Learn about the native people who lived on the land w...
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  • Professor Allison at King's Chapel - Duration: 2 minutes, 39 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    • 1,327 views
    Prof. Allison visits King's Chapel and discusses its history and important place in early Boston.

    This course explores the history of Boston from the 1600’s to the present day. Learn about the nat...
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  • John Adams Suggests Mass. Militas Join Together to Create Continental Army - Duration: 5 minutes, 51 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    • 1,070 views
    Prof. Allison discusses the Siege of Boston and Congress's reaction, as well as George Washington's rise as the leader of the newly formed army.

    This course explores the history of Boston from the...
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  • Kennedy Statue - Duration: 2 minutes, 22 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    • 461 views
    This course explores the history of Boston from the 1600’s to the present day. Learn about the native people who lived on the land we now know as Boston before the Puritans arrived. Discover how th...
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  • The American Revolution Begins in Boston - Duration: 2 minutes, 40 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    • 101 views
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  • Goody Glover and the Goodwin Children - Duration: 4 minutes, 1 second.

    • 4 years ago
    • 2,822 views
    Prof. Allison discusses Goody Glover, the Goodwin children, and the beginnings of witch trials.

    This course explores the history of Boston from the 1600’s to the present day. Learn about the nativ...
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  • What is a Dissenter? - Duration: 4 minutes, 39 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    • 1,979 views
    Prof. Allison describes Puritan dissenters.

    This course explores the history of Boston from the 1600’s to the present day. Learn about the native people who lived on the land we now know as Boston...
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  • Professor Allison at Central Burial Ground - Duration: 76 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    • 1,268 views
    Professor Allison at Central Burial Ground discussing the beginnings of the New York and Boston rivalry.

    This course explores the history of Boston from the 1600’s to the present day. Learn about ...
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  • Bob Allison Bow Tie Lesson - Duration: 65 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    • 234 views
    I created this video with the YouTube Video Editor (http://www.youtube.com/editor)
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  • Governing from the Old State House - Duration: 2 minutes, 20 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    • 1,184 views
    Prof. Allison visits the Old State House and discusses the Boston Massacre, which occurred at this site on March 5, 1770.

    This course explores the history of Boston from the 1600’s to the present ...
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  • Arrest of Governor Andros - Duration: 3 minutes, 17 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    • 1,583 views
    Prof. Allison describes the arrest of Governor Andros and the legacy of his government.

    This course explores the history of Boston from the 1600’s to the present day. Learn about the native people...
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  • Increase Mather Goes to England - Duration: 3 minutes, 20 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    • 1,456 views
    Prof. Allison discusses Increase Mather's life, achievements, and important trip to England to restore the charter.

    This course explores the history of Boston from the 1600’s to the present day. L...
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  • Lesson 2 Introduction, Pt. 3 - Duration: 4 minutes, 53 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    • 1,601 views
    Prof. Allison discusses the topics to be covered in Lesson 2.

    This course explores the history of Boston from the 1600’s to the present day. Learn about the native people who lived on the land we ...
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  • L2 Puritans SlideshowJourney - Duration: 4 minutes, 24 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    • 106 views
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  • Road to Independence - Fort Hill - Duration: 2 minutes, 18 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    • 732 views
    Prof. Allison discusses Fort Hill, Dorcester Heights, and the British attempt to take the hill on March 5, 1776.

    This course explores the history of Boston from the 1600’s to the present day. Lear...
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  • Let's Welcome the Puritans to Boston - Duration: 2 minutes, 50 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    • 195 views
    Prof. Allison discusses the arrival of the Puritans to the New World and what will be covered in Lesson 2.

    This course explores the history of Boston from the 1600’s to the present day. Learn abou...
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  • Why did the Puritans come to the New World? - Duration: 3 minutes, 1 second.

    • 4 years ago
    • 9,094 views
    Prof. Allison visits the Blake House in Dorchester and discusses why the Puritans came to the New World.

    This course explores the history of Boston from the 1600’s to the present day. Learn about ...
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  • Road to Independence - Short Introduction - Duration: 52 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    • 738 views
    This course explores the history of Boston from the 1600’s to the present day. Learn about the native people who lived on the land we now know as Boston before the Puritans arrived. Discover how th...
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  • Puritan Dissenters - Duration: 7 minutes, 44 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    • 3,225 views
    Prof. Allison discusses dissenters in the Massachusetts Bay Colony.

    This course explores the history of Boston from the 1600’s to the present day. Learn about the native people who lived on the la...
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  • China Trade Begins in the 1780s - Duration: 95 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    • 937 views
    Prof. Allison describes the United States' trade with China, beginning in the 1780s. Trade changes drastically after the American Revolution.

    This course explores the history of Boston from the 16...
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  • Who is Cotton Mather? - Duration: 5 minutes, 44 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    • 15,742 views
    Prof. Allison describes the life and accomplishments of Cotton Mather.

    This course explores the history of Boston from the 1600’s to the present day. Learn about the native people who lived on the...
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  • Dissenters - Duration: 7 minutes, 48 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    • 137 views
    Prof. Allison discusses dissenters in the Massachusetts Bay Colony.

    This course explores the history of Boston from the 1600’s to the present day. Learn about the native people who lived on the la...
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  • John Winthrop - Duration: 7 minutes, 17 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    • 16,156 views
    Prof. Allison discusses John Winthrop's life and accomplishments.

    This course explores the history of Boston from the 1600’s to the present day. Learn about the native people who lived on the land...
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  • The Relationship Between Puritans and Indians - Duration: 7 minutes, 43 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    • 7,096 views
    Prof. Allison discusses the early relationships between the Puritans and Indians during the settling of the Massachusetts Bay Colony.

    This course explores the history of Boston from the 1600’s to ...
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  • Lesson 2 Introduction, Pt. 2 - Duration: 2 minutes, 42 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    • 1,735 views
    Prof. Allison discusses the topics to be covered in Lesson 2.

    This course explores the history of Boston from the 1600’s to the present day. Learn about the native people who lived on the land we ...
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  • Leading Up to the Boston Massacre - Duration: 107 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    • 1,284 views
    Prof. Allison discusses the events leading up to the Boston Massacre, in Boston and the other colonies.

    This course explores the history of Boston from the 1600’s to the present day. Learn about t...
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  • Cotton Mather and Inoculation - Duration: 5 minutes, 35 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    • 3,089 views
    Prof. Allison discusses the spread of smallpox, the beginnings of inoculation, and Cotton Mather's influence on the subject.

    This course explores the history of Boston from the 1600’s to the prese...
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  • Clipper Ships - Duration: 69 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    • 3,594 views
    Prof. Allison describes the construction of clipper ships in Boston, and how they were some of the best built boats in the world.

    This course explores the history of Boston from the 1600’s to the ...
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  • Henry Lee Interview - Duration: 9 minutes, 2 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    • 663 views
    Prof. Allison speaks with Henry Lee, President Emeritus of Friends of the Public Garden, about his work and the history of the Public Garden in Boston Common.

    This course explores the history of B...
  • The USS Constitution, Pt. 1 - Duration: 3 minutes, 25 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    • 1,419 views
    Prof. Allison visits the USS Constitution and discusses its military service and legendary place in American and Boston history.

    This course explores the history of Boston from the 1600’s to the p...
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  • The USS Constitution, Pt. 2 - Duration: 7 minutes, 14 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    • 1,058 views
    Prof. Allison visits the USS Constitution and discusses its military service and legendary place in American and Boston history.

    This course explores the history of Boston from the 1600’s to the p...
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  • Boston History Trivia - Duration: 108 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    • 745 views
    This course explores the history of Boston from the 1600’s to the present day. Learn about the native people who lived on the land we now know as Boston before the Puritans arrived. Discover how th...
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  • Lesson 3 Outro - Duration: 2 minutes, 11 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    • 28 views
    Prof. Allison summarizes what was discussed in Lesson 3.

    This course explores the history of Boston from the 1600’s to the present day. Learn about the native people who lived on the land we now k...
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  • Middlesex Canal - Duration: 2 minutes, 14 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    • 1,266 views
    Prof. Allison visits the Middlesex Canal and discusses its importance in the Industrial Revolution.

    This course explores the history of Boston from the 1600’s to the present day. Learn about the n...
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  • Faneuil Hall - Duration: 3 minutes, 3 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    • 1,044 views
    Prof. Allison visits Faneuil Hall and discusses its beginnings, construction, and significance in Boston's history.

    This course explores the history of Boston from the 1600’s to the present day. L...
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  • James Storrow and the Esplanade - Duration: 2 minutes, 35 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    • 548 views
    Prof. Allison travels to the Esplanade along the Charles River and discusses its conception and construction, as well as Storrow Drive.

    This course explores the history of Boston from the 1600’s t...
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  • Immigrants Arrive in Boston - Duration: 73 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    • 697 views
    Prof. Allison discusses the arrival of immigrants to Boston, and takes a trip to Boston's port.

    This course explores the history of Boston from the 1600’s to the present day. Learn about the nativ...
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  • Industrial Revolution - Duration: 6 minutes, 21 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    • 3,570 views
    Prof. Allison describes the industrial revolution in and around Boston, and the beginnings of textile mills in Waltham, Lawrence, and Lowell.

    This course explores the history of Boston from the 16...
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  • Clara Barton - Duration: 101 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    • 686 views
    Prof. Allison describes the life and accomplishments of Clara Barton, a Civil War nurse from Massachusetts and "Angel of the Battlefield." During this time, Barton also creates what becomes the Ame...
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  • Lesson 2 Studio Introduction - Duration: 87 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    • 1,847 views
    Prof. Allison discusses what will be covered in Lesson 2.

    This course explores the history of Boston from the 1600’s to the present day. Learn about the native people who lived on the land we now ...
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  • L6_Annexation_Videoloca_HilltopTour - Duration: 111 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    • 501 views
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