As of this afternoon, not a big selection of WWI programming for this weekend.  As usual, all times Central, and we’re not responsible for schedule changes between now and the weekend.


-Saturday, June 3:  Book TV has Eugene Mark Whalan speaking on his book, “The Great War and the Culture of the New Negro.”  At this time, the C-SPAN2 listings show it as TBD for Saturday afternoon with a repeat Sunday morning.


-Thursday, June 1:  Woodrow Wilson’s Legacy will air at 10:01 p.m.

-Saturday, June 3:  Men of Bronze, the story of Harlem’s Hellfighters, airs at 7:00 a.m.

U.S. Women Soldiers During World War I airs at 12:10 p.m.

A relatively quiet weekend  for the Great War.

Blair Tarr is the Museum Curator of the Kansas State Historical Society. He oversees the three-dimensional collections of the Society, but has special interests in the Civil War, Wichita-made Valentine diners, and Leavenworth's Abernathy Furniture. In the last few years he has also done a lot of cramming on The Great War. He is a past president of the Kansas Museums Association and the Civil War Round Tables of both Kansas City and Eastern Kansas. He is currently a board member of the Heritage League of Greater Kansas City.