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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

Go Fund Me 2019 needs Your Help, Thanks This Friday, June 28, 2019-Episode 272-A long stretch of New Yorks Mohawk...

Albany History

Sunday, June 23, 2019- Bob Cudmores guests on Magic 590s Talk of the Town are Albanys Historic Cherry Hill executive director Deborah Emmons-Andarawis and Albany city...

Maeve McEneny

Episode 271-Albany, N.Y., history tour guide Maeve McEneny talks about her native city and tours she has created on historic landmarks, literature and even pubs...

Sara Foss

Sunday, June 16, 2019- Bob Cudmores guest on Magic 590s Talk of the Town is Daily Gazette news columnist Sara Foss.

Deborah Emmons-Andarawis

Friday, June 14, 2019-Episode 270-Deborah Emmons-Andarawis is executive director at Historic Cherry Hill, an 18th century house museum on South Pearl Street in Albany...

Andrea Culkova

Episode 269-Czech filmmaker Andrea Culkova discusses her current project, The Magic Carpet. The documentary is about a carpet manufacturer in the Czech Republic but...

Paul Tonko

Sunday, June 2, 2019-Bob Cudmores guest on Magic 590s Talk of the Town is Capital District Congressman Paul Tonko.

Beth Hill/Fort Ticonderoga

Friday, May 31, 2019-Episode 268-Beth Hill is president and CEO of Fort Ticonderoga. Hill discusses the historic sites emphasis on 1758 in this seasons activities, a...

Beth Hill/Talk of The Town

Bob Cudmores guest on Magic 590s Talk of the Town today, Sunday, May 26, 2019 is Beth Hill, CEO of Fort Ticonderoga. The fort is a popular North Country historic site...

Linda Thompson

Friday, May 24, 2019-Episode 267- Linda Thompson is author of the historical novel The Plum Blooms in Winter. The book is based on the 1942 American air raid on Tokyo...

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