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Host Bob Cudmore

Tune in to RISE each Monday at 11:30am as your host Bob Cudmore brings you The Historians.  You will hear interviews with authors and experts discussing national and regional history. 

Listen to recent 'The Historians' podcasts below. Click here for past installments

Recent 'The Historians' Podcasts

Bob Cudmore/The Historians

Monday, July 16, 2018-In todays Story Behind the Story Bob Cudmore takes a look at the life of an Amsterdam band man, Herb Breen, who played tuba in various bands...

Talk of The Town

Bob Cudmores guest today, Sunday, July 15, 2018 on Talk of the Town is Yasmine Syed, who defeated a ten-year incumbent last year to become Supervisor of the...

The Historians

Historians Episode 223-Julian Shabazz is author of the book Black Stars of Professional Wrestling: Second Edition. Its the story of the Black athletes who have...

Talk of The Town

Daily Gazette news columnist Sara Foss is my guest on Talk of the Town today, Sunday, July 8, 2018. She will discuss GEs financial problems, the Poor Peoples campaign,...

The Historians

Friday, July 6, 2018-Historians Episode 222-Jennifer DeBruin is the author of three historical novels and is working on a non-fiction-book on Loyalist espionage...

Dan Weaver

Historians Episode 221-Amsterdam Recorder history columnist Dan Weaver discusses Philips Park, a recreational site in the town of Florida, N.Y., in the Mohawk Valley...

Fort Hunter

Monday, June 25, 2018-Fort Hunter-In todays edition of The Story Behind the Story, Bob Cudmore has information on life in then bustling Fort Hunter, New York, in the...

Albany Mayor Kathy Sheehan

Albany Mayor Kathy Sheehan is Bob Cudmores guest on Talk of the Town this week. Mayor Sheehan talks about recent incidents of violence in Albany and what the city is...

Russell Shorto

Friday, June 22, 2018-Historians Episode 220-Russell Shorto spoke earlier this month at the Fort Plain N.Y. Museums American Revolution conference. He is author of...

Patrick Madden/Troy Mayor

Troy Mayor Patrick Madden on Talk of The Town, Sunday, June 17, 2018 on Magic 590WROW

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