Our usual post on WWI programming on the C-SPAN networks, with the usual caveats:  all times Central, check the listings for changes, we can’t be responsible for schedule changes, oversights or errors by the author.  Happy viewing!


-Monday, May 29, 8:30 a.m.  Jennifer Keene talks about her book, World War I:  The American Soldier Experience.


-Saturday, May 27, 10:20 a.m.  Reflections on U.S. Entry into World War I.  The panel includes Jay Winik, Jennifer Keene, and John Milton Cooper.

-Saturday, May 27, 9:00 p.m.  Men of Bronze:  The Black American Heroes of World War I, the story of New York’s 15th Infantry, the “Harlem Hellfighters.”   Repeats on Sunday, May 28, at 3:00 p.m., and Monday, May 29, at 1:00 a.m.

-Sunday, May 28, 8:00 a.m.  Career of General George Marshall.  This aired last weekend, but we still couldn’t tell you if it covers his WWI service.  Repeats Monday morning May 29 at 4:25 a.m.

-Sunday, May 28, 8:10 p.m.  Elizabeth Cobbs talks about U.S. Women Soldiers During World War I.  Repeats Monday, May 29 at 12:10 a.m. and at 6:00 p.m., and Tuesday morning May 30 at 6:00 a.m.

-Monday, May 29, 8:00 a.m.  100th Anniversary of U.S. Entry into World War I, a Q and A session with Matt Naylor, Mitch Yockelson, and Shawn Faulkner, taped at the National World War I Museum and Memorial at Kansas City.  Repeats at 8:00 p.m.

-Monday, May 29, 10:40 a.m.  World War I 100th Anniversary Ceremony.  The national observance at the National World War I Museum and Memorial in Kansas City on April 6.  Repeats at 10:40 p.m.

-Monday, May 29, 12:30 p.m.  Discussion of Woodrow Wilson’s Legacy.

-Monday, May 29, 3:55 p.m.  U.S. Entry Into World War I.  Panel session taped at the World War I Museum on April 6.  Repeats Tuesday morning at 3:56 a.m.

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.