The Shadow Files

Thursday Mornings at 7:45 a.m.

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Each Week Dr. Cheryl White, Associate Professor of History with the Department of History and Social Sciences at LSUS takes us through Urban Legends and what facts or fictions that may exist to support these tales of ghosts and mysteries..

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Edward J. Krasnoborski or F. Mitchell, Department of History, United States Military Academy / This work is in the public domain in the United States because it is a work prepared by an officer or employee of the United States Government as part of that person’s official duties under the terms of Title 17, Chapter 1, Section 105 of the US Code.

Airs Thursday, July 18, 2019, at 7:45 a.m. Commentator Dr. Cheryl White looks the important and common elements of Urban Legends, through the lens of the Avenging Greek Soldier.

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Vassil / The author died in 1820, so this work is in the public domain in its country of origin and other countries and areas where the copyright term is the author's life plus 100 years or less.

Airs Thursday. July 11, 2019, at 7:45 a.m. Dr. Cheryl White goes back ancient Israel to explore the Arc of the Covenant. 

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John Tenniel for Punch Magazine, or The London Charivai / This work is in the public domain in the United States because it was published (or registered with the U.S. Copyright Office) before January 1, 1923.

Airs Thursday. July 4, 2019, at 7:45 a.m. Dr. Cheryl White goes back to the turn of the last century and a tale that haunted London, Jack The Ripper.

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Anonymous / This media file is in the public domain in the United States.

Airs Thursday, June 27, 2019, at 7:45 a.m. Dr. Cheryl White share a tale of the Man In The Iron Mask

"Look at them," troll mother said. "Look at my sons! You won't find more beautiful trolls on this side of the moon."
John Bauer / This work is in the public domain in the United States because it was published (or registered with the U.S. Copyright Office) before January 1, 1923.

Airs Thursday. June 20, 2019, at 7:45 a.m. Dr. Cheryl White takes us deep into Norse Mythology and the Legend of Trolls.

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Bibliothèque nationale de France (BNF). Cote : Français 599, Folio 88. / Public Domain in France and the United States

Airs Thursday. May 30, 2019, at 7:45 a.m. Dr. Cheryl White takes us in to a Papal conclave to consider Pope Joan.

George Washington Carver High School
Northwest Louisiana Archives at LSUS / Northwest Louisiana Archives at LSUS

Airs Thursday, May 23, 2019, at 7:45 a.m. Dr. Cheryl White takes down Ellerbe Road to the legend of the Ellerbe Road School, AKA George Washington Carver High School.

Memorial to Lucius Duccius Rufinus, a standard bearer of the Ninth, Yorkshire Museum, York
Carole Raddato from Frankfurt, Germany / This file is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 2.0 Generic license.

Airs Thursday, May 16, 2019, at 7:45 a.m. This week Commentator Dr. Cheryl White takes us to the age of Hadrian and the mystery of Rome's 9th Legion.

Bunworth Banshee, Fairy Legends and Traditions of the South of Ireland by Thomas Crofton Croker, 1825
W.H. Brooke / This work is in the public domain in its country of origin and other countries and areas where the copyright term is the author's life plus 70 years or less.

Airs Thursday, May 9, 2019, at 7:45 a.m. This week Commentator Dr. Cheryl White takes us back ancient Ireland an the Legend of the Banshee.

This image scanned from ISBN 4-480-02272-4, that was published by Abe Kinya in 1988.
Augustin von Moersperg / This work is in the public domain in its country of origin and other countries and areas where the copyright term is the author's life plus 100 years or less.

Airs Thursday, May 2, 2019, at 7:45 a.m. This week Commentator Dr. Cheryl White takes us back to Saxony in 1284, and the tale of The Pied Piper of Hamelin.

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