First, my apologies to anyone who missed these C-SPAN updates on WWI programming the last two weekends. The blogger has been on vacation, and as he prefers, he takes the word “vacation” very seriously.
Quite a bit of programming this weekend, however, and as usual, all times are Central and we’re not responsible for any schedule changes. The upcoming programming:
–Psychiatry & World War I Shell Shock. Rachel Levandoski discusses lessons learned and not learned about shell shock in WWI. Airs at 8:00 a.m. Saturday, August 25th.
-Dwight D. Eisenhower at Camp Colt. Eisenhower’s first command, the training camp for tanks at Gettysburg during WWI. Airs at 8:11 p.m. Saturday, August 25th. Repeats at 12:11 a.m. Sunday, August 26th and again at 6:10 a.m Sunday, August 26th.
-American Soldiers on the Western Front. Edward Lengel talks about the soldiers’ experiences on the Western Front during the war. Airs at 9:55 p.m. Saturday, August 25th. Repeats at 3:55 p.m. Sunday, August 26th and 1:55 a.m. Monday, August 27th.
–Centennial of Quentin Roosevelt’s Death. David Pietrucza discusses the life of Theodore Roosevelt’s youngest son, killed in action during WWI. Airs at 12:10 p.m. Sunday, August 26th.
–Gettysburg National Park, 1917-1918. Mark Snell discusses the effect that Camp Colt had on the Civil War battlefield during WWI. Airs at 1:00 p.m. Sunday, August 26th. repeats at 4:20 a.m. Monday, August 27th.
–Woodrow Wilson & World War I. Will Englund discusses Wilson’s views on issues during WWI. Airs at 2:20 p.m. Sunday, August 26th.