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Sunday Morning Medicine

By Jacqueline Antonovich

-7 creepy abandoned brothels.
-The first film shot in New York City.
-Peanut panic: the history of an allergy.
-Rare critic of Tuskegee syphilis study dies.
-Score one more for Betsy Ross' supporters.
-Addiction in American history: 14 vivid graphs.

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Sunday Morning Medicine

By Jacqueline Antonovich

-Rollerskating Victorians.
-An ode to a suffrage organizer.
-An old maid's advice from 1748.
-Dental hygiene in the Middle Ages.
-A silent film's interracial, same-sex kiss.

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Sunday Morning Medicine

By Jacqueline Antonovich

-Privies of the past.
-Midwives on horseback.
-Celebrate deaf women's history.
-A 19th-century "stench map" of NYC.
-Barbed wire's dark and deadly history.

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Sunday Morning Medicine

By Jacqueline Antonovich

-The vaccine court.
-Where apartheid statues go to die.
-Artificial wombs in 1920s literature.
-10 queer women who changed history.
-5 of history's most boring board games.

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Sunday Morning Medicine

By Jacqueline Antonovich

-Photos of 1970s Harlem.
-A history of food packaging.
-Early modern maternity wear.
-Children at play during wartime.
-10 badass Sikh women in history.
-Women doctors, Hollywood movies.

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Sunday Morning Medicine

By Jacqueline Antonovich

-Hair care in 1918.
-Young, black, and Victorian.
-Black women who changed history.
-Gay semiotics in 1970s San Francisco.
-Early modern eyebrow interpretations.
-Japanese American resistance during WWII.
-What happened to America's first Muslims?

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Sunday Morning Medicine

By Jacqueline Antonovich

-The giant war tubas of WWI.
-The secret history of knock-knock jokes.
-Miserable 19th-century marriages: a list!
-The time Napoleon was attacked by rabbits.
-The woman behind Women's History Month.
-Tracking the history of rural racial segregation.

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Sunday Morning Medicine

By Jacqueline Antonovich

-The art of smallpox.
-Acupuncture in Victorian England.
-Are gerbils to blame for the Black Death?
-The strange history of Iceland's beer ban.
-The truth about the Sound of Music family.
-The SNCC teenagers who changed America.

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Sunday Morning Medicine

By Jacqueline Antonovich

-7 vintage suffrage valentines.
-15 old-fashioned compliments.
-Jewish life in the American city.
-The mysterious "Zep" love potion.
-The unknown history of Latino lynchings.
-The town destroyed to stop racial mixing.

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Sunday Morning Medicine

By Jacqueline Antonovich

-The complex history of pain.
-Beauty spots and French Pox.
-AIDS and African American History.
-President Ford and the tamale incident.
-The history behind General Tso and his chicken.

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