WMHT Specials

State Historian Devin Lander on James Sullivan & the YMCA

Clip: Special | 1m 58s | Video has closed captioning.

"What Sullivan did was coordinate a partnership between the American Academy and the YMCA to create post schools on the front lines," New York State Historian Devin Lander on former NYS Historian James Sullivan’s efforts to provide education to American soldiers fighting overseas during WWI. Learn more at http://wmht.org/henryjohnson.

Aired: 04/10/17

Rating: NR

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