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American Revolution: Stamp Act Crisis I


Lead: In the 1700s the United States broke from England. No colony in history had done that before. This series examines America’s Revolution. Intro: A Moment in Time with Dan Roberts Content: George Grenville, Chief Minister to King George III, was trying to manage a looming British financial crisis, but

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Bretton Woods Conference


Lead:  With the defeat of Germany and Japan expected if not guaranteed, Allied governments met in July, 1944 to give some order to the postwar economic world.  Intro.: A Moment in Time with Dan Roberts.  Content: Often war erupts when normal economic relations break down. When hunger, privation, or shortages

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Franklin Buchanan


Lead: The Civil War brought the naval career of Franklin Buchanan to an abrupt halt.  Intro. : A Moment in Time with Dan Roberts.  Content: In the annals of the United States Navy, the service of few officers equals in luster that of Franklin Buchanan. A native of Maryland he

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