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Untold: Museum of Artifacts that made America, Abraham Lincoln's Top Hat
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produced by Makematic, in Untold: Museum of Artifacts that made America (Londonderry, Northern Ireland: Makematic, 2020), 2 mins
Hats off to Abraham Lincoln - our tallest POTUS in US history! His top hat alone, added eight inches onto his frame but this is the story of how without his iconic Top Hat, he may never have been our 16th President!
produced by Makematic, in Untold: Museum of Artifacts that made America (Londonderry, Northern Ireland: Makematic, 2020), 2 mins
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Untold: Museum of Artifacts that made America, Alexander Hamilton's Writing Desk
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The average American will send and receive around 3,000 text messages every month. Imagine if you had to write yours with a quill! This is the story of Alexander Hamilton; the Founding Father who used this precusor to the laptop to draft some of the most important documents in US history!
produced by Makematic, in Untold: Museum of Artifacts that made America (Londonderry, Northern Ireland: Makematic, 2020), 2 mins
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Untold: Museum of Artifacts that made America, Chapstick Spying Device
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21st century spies have some serious tech at their disposal but back in the 1970's, things were a little more DIY. This is the story of a spy device disguised as chapstick tubes that played a key part in America’s most infamous burglary, *hint* it involves Nixon.
produced by USC Center EDGE and Makematic, in Untold: Museum of Artifacts that made America (Londonderry, Northern Ireland: Makematic, 2020), 2 mins
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Untold: Museum of Artifacts that made America, DJ Kool Herc's Turntables
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Hip hop culture has infiltrated every aspect of American life but back in 1970's New York, two topics defined the era: disco music and crime. Over in the Bronx, 16-year-old Jamaican immigrant Clive Campbell (aka. DJ Kool Herc) wasn’t a fan of either. This is the story of how DJ Kool Herc made New York the birthp...
produced by Makematic, in Untold: Museum of Artifacts that made America (Londonderry, Northern Ireland: Makematic, 2020), 2 mins
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Untold: Museum of Artifacts that made America, Five-Shot Colt Patterson
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Killing zombies online is fun, right? But imagine you could only shoot one bullet at a time. You’d be TOAST! This is the story of the American, five-shot Colt Paterson: a handgun that changed history.
produced by USC Center EDGE and Makematic, in Untold: Museum of Artifacts that made America (Londonderry, Northern Ireland: Makematic, 2020), 1 min
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Untold: Museum of Artifacts that made America, Harvard Printing Press
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Thanks to modern technology, you don’t even have to get out of bed to find out what’s going on in the world, but in the early days of America, news travelled slow. This is the story of the Harvard Printing Press that changed everything!
produced by Makematic, in Untold: Museum of Artifacts that made America (Londonderry, Northern Ireland: Makematic, 2020), 2 mins
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Untold: Museum of Artifacts that made America, Keds Americas First Sneakers
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The oldest shoes ever found in America may date back 9000 years ago but they were made of just bark! However, wanna know how sneakers got their name? They’re so quiet you can wear them to sneak up on anyone! This is the story of Keds, the sneakers that sparked a footwear revolution in not just America but the w...
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Untold: Museum of Artifacts that made America, Skidi Star Chart
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Whatever your opinion is of astrology: people have been looking to the night skies for signs since... well, forever! This is the story of the Skidi Star Chart, one of the finest horoscopes ever created, all thanks to the Pawnee Tribe of Native America.
produced by Makematic, in Untold: Museum of Artifacts that made America (Londonderry, Northern Ireland: Makematic, 2020), 2 mins
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Untold: Museum of Artifacts that made America, Statue of Liberty
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Did you know? Immigrants have helped build America from the ground up. This symbol of freedom and democracy, the Statue of Liberty has been welcoming immigrants and visitors to New York Harbour since 1875. However, France offered to build the monumental statue, America agreed to construct the base but things didn..
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Untold: Museum of Artifacts that made America, Tennis for Two
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This video game might be basic but without this, you wouldn’t have what you can play today on your consoles! In this video, we will explain the story of Tennis for Two: America’s very first video game.
produced by Makematic, in Untold: Museum of Artifacts that made America (Londonderry, Northern Ireland: Makematic, 2020), 2 mins
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