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The American Countryside is truly a slice of Americana. It might be a well-known music or TV star or just someone with an interesting story that lives down the street. From Iditarod sled dog mushers, to NASA scientists... from the Rooster Crowing Championships to NFL greats...The American Countryside is sure to be of interest.

The American Countryside is truly a slice of Americana. It might be a well-known music or TV star or just someone with an interesting story that lives down the street. From Iditarod sled dog mushers, to NASA scientists... from the Rooster Crowing Championships to NFL greats...The American Countryside is sure to be of interest.

Location:

Harlan, IA

Description:

The American Countryside is truly a slice of Americana. It might be a well-known music or TV star or just someone with an interesting story that lives down the street. From Iditarod sled dog mushers, to NASA scientists... from the Rooster Crowing Championships to NFL greats...The American Countryside is sure to be of interest.

Language:

English

Contact:

McCrea Communications; 5650 Berlin Rd.; Maysville, MO 64469-8255 1-888-622-7321


Episodes

A Chicago Landmark

2/18/2020
When it was constructed just over a century ago, it was the tallest building in Chicago. It remains a landmark in the city and a...

Duration:00:02:59

Sandwiched Between Two Notable Presidents

2/17/2020
His presidency was sandwiched between presidential greats George Washington and Thomas Jefferson…and unfortunately, much of his work in helping form this nation has been lost...

Duration:00:02:59

A Decisive Role in History

2/14/2020
When John F Kennedy wrote the book, “Profiles in Courage,” he wrote about several people who had decisive roles in American history. One man profiled...

Duration:00:02:59

One of Lincoln’s Worst Calls

2/13/2020
Abraham Lincoln’s face is on Mt. Rushmore because of the leadership he showed during the American Civil War. However, in the middle of that war...

Duration:00:02:59

A President Mostly Forgotten

2/12/2020
During February we remember the birthday of Abraham Lincoln. Today we take a look at a man who held the same office immediately after him...

Duration:00:02:59

A Bull on the Run in the Ladies Room

2/11/2020
If you’ve been around cattle for much of your life, you know there are times when one in the bunch just doesn’t want to cooperate. ...

Duration:00:02:59

The Spark That Created the FBI

2/10/2020
Some say this event was the spark that created today’s FBI. It was a crime that made national headlines and still leaves a literal mark...

Duration:00:02:59

The Second Largest Train Station

2/7/2020
Grand Central Station is the largest train station in the country when measured by the actual size of the building. Who is second? The location...

Duration:00:02:59

An Amazing Grazing Animal

2/6/2020
When you think of athletic animals you probably don’t quickly choose a buffalo to fit the bill. But in a moment we will try to...

Duration:00:02:59

Bison or Buffalo?

2/5/2020
Are they bison or buffalo, or if there any difference? In a moment you’ll hear why the names can make a big difference…

Duration:00:02:59

The Land Where the Buffalo Roam

2/4/2020
We’ve all heard of the vast herds of buffalo that once roamed the high plains. At one time there numbers dwindled to a point some...

Duration:00:02:59

The Aftermath of Antietam

2/3/2020
Even by today’s standards the cost of this battle was staggering. It was a twelve hour conflict that saw a man wounded or killed every...

Duration:00:02:59

From Harvest Fields to Cemetery

1/31/2020
These fields were filled with ears of corn nearing the harvest during September. The kernels would never be shelled though. In fact, it was these...

Duration:00:02:59

Holding the Enemy’s Plan of Attack

1/30/2020
Imagine going into battle and having the enemy’s plan of attack in your hands. It sounds like it would not be a fair fight, but...

Duration:00:02:59

Traveling the Globe to Help People Face Fears

1/29/2020
It all began with a list of one hundred fears. Some may not have seemed like fears for some – driving at night, visiting a...

Duration:00:02:59

Facing Fears

1/28/2020
We’ve probably all heard the phrase that we must “Face our Fears.” That can be easy to say and hard to do sometimes of course. ...

Duration:00:02:59

A Hotel With Secret Service Accomodations

1/27/2020
Many hotels host important guests, but Scott Labnon’s family-owned property is guaranteed to see plenty of secret service and presidential candidates occupy his location every...

Duration:00:02:59

The Town & Country Inn

1/24/2020
The Northeastern U.S. is home to many long-time family owned resort motels. One of the most famous properties began with just ten guest rooms left...

Duration:00:02:59

The Hermitage

1/23/2020
Mt. Vernon and Monticello are well known presidential homes. Along side those well known names is another home and plantation, not in Virginia, but instead...

Duration:00:02:59

The Sanitorium

1/22/2020
On the south edge of Savannah, Missouri you’ll find a tall brick building that once employed 500 and brought people here from across the country…

Duration:00:02:59