A visual poetry book
By Rev. Lloyd George ...

Friday, September 13, 2013

Enhanced ReCast - HOTH 08 - History of Tammany Hall series

Enhanced ReCast - HOTH08 - History of Tammany Hall seriesWe continue our audio book series with Gordon Comstock reading chapters 21 and 22 of Gustavus Myer's History of Tammany Hall.

Find episode notes and links as well as more enhanced recasts archived at mediamodepresents.blogspot.com on the right hand side of the page.

Tagged by mediamode, September 2013.  Click the relevant button below to either download the enhanced version or listen to the mp3 while on this page (so you can refer to the chapter headings).

Chapter Headings in this episode:

Intro Music

Chapter 21 - Fernando Wood's Second Administration, 1856 - 1859

Chapter 22 - The Civil War, and After, 1859 - 1867

Wrap up and Exit Music

Books/information mentioned in this episode:

News articles mentioning Robert W. Lowber

Fernando Wood, New York Mayor of graft and corruption

Bowery Boys vs. Dead Rabbits

Bowery Boys

Dead Rabbits

Daniel F. Tiemann

George P. Opdyke 

Pro-slavery Tammany Hall

Isaac V. Fowler

Isaiah Rynders

Abraham Lincon's campaign in New York

C. Godfrey Gunther

Lincoln vs. McClellan, 1864 Presidential Election

John T. Hoffman

William M. "Boss" Tweed

Other relevant information:

The Bowery Boys: New York City History: The Civil War Draft Riots: New York's worst week ever

Use either iTunes (any iPod device) or the freeware VLC media player to play this tagged version (Apple Lossless).  WARNING: Converting this file to another audio format - even .mp3 format - will REMOVE the tags that enable chapter headings.  Contact mediamode to have your media tagged.

HOTH08 - download it here or listen below: