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GEO204: Tips to prepare for Realm Quizzes

This video gives students a few ideas about how to organize their notes and concepts to focus on in preparation for realm quizzes.

From  Juliegh Renee Bookout on January 26th, 2021 44 plays 0  

Historical Geography of a New England Village (Francestown, NH): 8 of 8

In the final installment, Dr. Gary stands in front of the building that housed the 'Gibson Tavern,' just outside of the northern toll gate. Travellers would often stop before paying the…

From  Gary Robert Schnakenberg on May 6th, 2020 5 plays 0  

Historical Geography of a New England Village (Francestown, NH): 6 of 8

Several times in this video series, Dr. Gary has mentioned the role of the 2nd New Hampshire Turnpike in shaping the geography of Francestown. Here he shows one of the remnants of one of the…

From  Gary Robert Schnakenberg on May 6th, 2020 2 plays 0  

Historical Geography of a New England Village (Francestown, NH): 5 of 8

In this installment, Dr. Gary points out some of the characteristics of Francestown's Main Street, now NH Route 47 and former path of the 2nd NH Turnpike, including some of the early…

From  Gary Robert Schnakenberg on May 6th, 2020 4 plays 0  

Historical Geography of a New England Village (Francestown, NH): 4 of 8

Here we see the home of Francestown's most famous 'native son,' Levi Woodbury (1789-1851). He opened a law practice in the village in 1812, and served in the State Senate, as governor,…

From  Gary Robert Schnakenberg on April 19th, 2020 2 plays 0  

Historical Geography of a New England Village (Francestown, NH): 3 of 8

Dr. Gary describes the former 'Francestown Academy,' a long-standing private school that is now the 'Town Hall' (insider knowledge: he played bass in a rock/reggae band for over…

From  Gary Robert Schnakenberg on April 19th, 2020 8 plays 0  

Lecture 21.2: The Effects of Train Travel and the 1851 Great Exhibition

0:00 - 4:40 Recap of last lecture (industrialization and trauma) 4:40 - 7:00 Introduction to toda's lecture 7:00 - 16:30 Modernity 16:30 - 24:30 Industrialization of time and space 24:30 -…

From  Ronen Steinberg on April 9th, 2020 56 plays 0