Yes, there is World War I programming on C-SPAN3 over the Thanksgiving Day weekend, for those of you who want something other than football. As usual, all times are Central.
–Sergeant York: The Man and the Movie. Airs on early Friday morning at 2:26 a.m.
–World War I & the 1917 Selective Service Act. Airs on Saturday evening at 8:15 p.m. and again early Sunday morning at 12:15 a.m.
–U.S. Supreme Court During World War I. Airs on Sunday morning at 9:55 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.
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