The American History Podcast

A Program Of Virginia Foundation for the Humanities


Haunted Histories

How did two girls spark the 19th century Spiritualism movement? Could a Civil War-era photographer really commune with the dead? On this episode, Joanne brings you a sampling of some of our spookiest segments just in time for Halloween. 


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