DiscoverThe Past and The Curious: A History Podcast for Kids and FamiliesEp. 20: Bridges - Emily Roebling, Sonny Rollins and more!
Ep. 20: Bridges - Emily Roebling, Sonny Rollins and more!

Ep. 20: Bridges - Emily Roebling, Sonny Rollins and more!

Update: 2018-04-062
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Join us for two tales connected by bridges. First, Emily Roebling winds up as a lead engineer in the building of the Brooklyn Bridge, the first American woman to find herself in such a position.
Second, Sonny Rollins, one fo the greatest saxophonists in history isn't happy with his playing, despite the fame he receives. His days on a bridge change his life.

Also quiz time, and a new segment with Dr. Awkward, the Palindrome Professor.
Featuring Mick Sullivan, Meg Samples, Graeme Gardiner, and Lani Powers.
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Ep. 20: Bridges - Emily Roebling, Sonny Rollins and more!

Ep. 20: Bridges - Emily Roebling, Sonny Rollins and more!

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