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Video thumbnail: WETA Digital Extras The Legacy of Dance

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The Legacy of Dance

Susan Shields and Lauren Stucko share a unique bond that will last forever: Pink Girl.

The Legacy of Dance

Video thumbnail: WETA Digital Extras Life's Second Chances

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Life's Second Chances

A retired Army medic reflects on his time in Vietnam through his woodwork.

Life's Second Chances

Video thumbnail: WETA Digital Extras Providing a Touch of Home in Vietnam

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Providing a Touch of Home in Vietnam

Red Cross "Donut Dolly" Holley Watts discusses her experience in Vietnam in 1966-67.

Providing a Touch of Home in Vietnam

Video thumbnail: WETA Digital Extras Finding My Mother, Finding Myself: Kim and Huong O'Connell

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Finding My Mother, Finding Myself: Kim and Huong O'Connell

A writer discusses her efforts to connect with her Vietnamese mother's elusive heritage.

Finding My Mother, Finding Myself: Kim and Huong O'Connell

Video thumbnail: WETA Digital Extras Alexander Robey Shepherd: Man Who Built the Nation's Capital

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Alexander Robey Shepherd: Man Who Built the Nation's Capital

John Richardson discusses Alexander Shepherd, controversial territorial governor of D.C.

Alexander Robey Shepherd: Man Who Built the Nation's Capital

Video thumbnail: WETA Digital Extras World War I Hero: Arlington's John Lyon

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World War I Hero: Arlington's John Lyon

WETA remembers Arlingtonian John Lyon who died heroically during WWI.

World War I Hero: Arlington's John Lyon

Video thumbnail: WETA Digital Extras Walt Whitman in Washington, D.C.

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Walt Whitman in Washington, D.C.

Walt Whitman's experience in Washington during the Civil War was formative to his career.

Walt Whitman in Washington, D.C.

Video thumbnail: WETA Digital Extras Arlington Police Department: 75 Years Serving the Community

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Arlington Police Department: 75 Years Serving the Community

Captain Michelle Nuneville looks back on the history of the Arlington Police Department.

Arlington Police Department: 75 Years Serving the Community

Video thumbnail: WETA Digital Extras Lost Civil War History: Northern Virginia Contraband Camps

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Lost Civil War History: Northern Virginia Contraband Camps

Civil War blogger Ron Baumgarten discusses a often-forgotten aspect of Civil War history.

Lost Civil War History: Northern Virginia Contraband Camps

Video thumbnail: WETA Digital Extras Origins of the George Washington Memorial Parkway

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Origins of the George Washington Memorial Parkway

David Lassman discusses the creation and of the George Washington Memorial Parkway.

Origins of the George Washington Memorial Parkway

Video thumbnail: WETA Digital Extras Shenandoah: A Story of Conservation and Betrayal

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Shenandoah: A Story of Conservation and Betrayal

Sue Eisenfeld discusses controversial history of Shenandoah National Park.

Shenandoah: A Story of Conservation and Betrayal

Video thumbnail: WETA Digital Extras Joan Muholland: Arlington's Homegrown Civil Rights Hero

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Joan Muholland: Arlington's Homegrown Civil Rights Hero

Arlington's Joan Muholland discusses her experience during the 1960s Civil Rights Movement

Joan Muholland: Arlington's Homegrown Civil Rights Hero

Video thumbnail: WETA Digital Extras Little Saigon: Arlington's Vietnamese Community

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Little Saigon: Arlington's Vietnamese Community

In the 1970s and 1980s, Arlington, VA was a destination for Vietnamese immigrants.

Little Saigon: Arlington's Vietnamese Community

Video thumbnail: WETA Digital Extras Three Questions with a D.C. Brewer

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Three Questions with a D.C. Brewer

Kristi Griner, Head Brewer at Capitol City Brewing Company, discusses the DC beer scene.

Three Questions with a D.C. Brewer

Video thumbnail: WETA Digital Extras From Bolivia to Arlington

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From Bolivia to Arlington

Bolivia-born Arlington, Virginia resident Luis Araya reflects on his experience.

From Bolivia to Arlington

Video thumbnail: WETA Digital Extras Recreating Christian Heurich's Pre-Prohibition Lager

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Recreating Christian Heurich's Pre-Prohibition Lager

What happens when a homebrewer, a local business and a history museum join forces? Beer!

Recreating Christian Heurich's Pre-Prohibition Lager

Video thumbnail: WETA Digital Extras Mixing a Scofflaw

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Mixing a Scofflaw

Columbia Room bartender J.P. Fetherston demonstrates how to make the Scofflaw.

Mixing a Scofflaw

Video thumbnail: WETA Digital Extras Mixing a Rickey

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Mixing a Rickey

Columbia Room bartender J.P. Fetherston demonstrates how to make the Rickey.

Mixing a Rickey

Video thumbnail: WETA Digital Extras George Cassiday: Bootlegger to Congress

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George Cassiday: Bootlegger to Congress

A profile of George Cassiday, a bootlegger to Congress during the days of Prohibition.

George Cassiday: Bootlegger to Congress

Video thumbnail: WETA Digital Extras Model City of Prohibition?

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Model City of Prohibition?

Local author and historian Garrett Peck discusses Washington's history as a drinking city.

Model City of Prohibition?

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