Podcast Ep49: 400 Years of American History at Fort Monroe, Virginia

I can’t remember a time when so much history has been so concentrated in one “Fort” like it is at Fort Monroe in Virginia. This 400 year old army fort was the site of some of the first ever Africans that landed in America as well as a safe haven for enslaved during the AmericanContinue reading “Podcast Ep49: 400 Years of American History at Fort Monroe, Virginia”

Fort Monroe | Jefferson Davis’ Final Years

Fort Monroe was the center of many important historical events during the U.S. Civil War. Being that it was so far south, yet controlled by the Union in the north, made it even more pivotal with things like enslaved “contraband”, the first battle of the ironclads, and later the imprisonment of Jefferson Davis. The CasemateContinue reading “Fort Monroe | Jefferson Davis’ Final Years”

Podcast Ep48: The ACTUAL Hero of Gettysburg never got his credit

Brigadier General Strong Vincent played a KEY ROLE in winning the Battle of Gettysburg. We’ll give you one guess who told the now famous Joshua Chamberlain where to hold the line at Little Round Top. Yup…(then) Colonel Strong Vincent. Join us as we explore the life and history of a lawyer from Erie, Pennsylvania –Continue reading “Podcast Ep48: The ACTUAL Hero of Gettysburg never got his credit”

400 Years of Fort Monroe History

We visited one of the oldest and largest forts in the United States. Multiple U.S. presidents have visited and it was an active US Army fort until 2011; now designated as a national historic site. plan your visit: https://www.nps.gov/fomr/ Intro: 0:00Visitor’s Center: 0:41Contrabands: 6:44Robert E. Lee: 7:17Point Comfort Lighthouse: 9:36First Africans Marker: 10:21Jefferson Davis MemorialContinue reading “400 Years of Fort Monroe History”

Podcast Ep47: The Life and Death of Lisa Marie Presley (1968 – 2023)

We found out about the death of Lisa Marie Presley moments after completing a separate Talk With History live stream and podcast recording. We decided to jump back on our Walk with History live stream and were joined by hundreds if not thousands of fellow Elvis family fans as we remembered Lisa Marie Presley’s lifeContinue reading “Podcast Ep47: The Life and Death of Lisa Marie Presley (1968 – 2023)”

Top History Videos of 2022

Your favorite history videos of 2022 was fun to see and talk about. This will become an annual tradition for Walk with History and hopefully all of these videos and our community will continue to grow! Top Videos of 2022: Transcript Episode 91 – Top 10 videos of 2022 [00:00:00] [00:00:06] Scott: Good evening, happyContinue reading “Top History Videos of 2022”

Podcast Ep 46: Top 10 Walk with History videos of 2022

We recap the most popular Walk with History videos published in 2022. From Colonial Williamsburg to Arlington National Cemetery…we walk through 10 history videos of ours that caught everyone’s interest! 1. Staying in a colonial home in Williamsburg: https://youtu.be/qzjVmLVHJhY 2. Historic Jamestown Virginia: https://youtu.be/UGvaW8b5Ras 3. Arlington House Tour with The History Underground: https://youtu.be/l7q-QRdYZj4 4. TheContinue reading “Podcast Ep 46: Top 10 Walk with History videos of 2022”

Podcast Ep 45: Christmas in Colonial Williamsburg

We give you the tips and tricks for getting the most out of visiting Colonial Williamsburg at Christmas time. If you are a fan of coming here…this is a MUST DO! Video of Christmas in Colonial Williamsburg Walk with History & Talk with History Find our Guest here: ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️Want to have a question featured onContinue reading “Podcast Ep 45: Christmas in Colonial Williamsburg”

Merry Christmas and 2023 Plans

Scott and I wanted to say a big thank you to everyone!  (and give a preview of next week’s podcast episode if you’re curious) This year of Walk with History has been such a great experience…quite the roller coaster if we’re telling the truth.  I wouldn’t say there were downs…but there were a ton ofContinue reading “Merry Christmas and 2023 Plans”