Dr. Cheryl White LSUS History Department

Interior illustration to H. G. Wells' novel The War of the Worlds from reprinting in Amazing Stories, August 1927.
Illustrated by Frank R. Paul / 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, February 27, 2020, at 7:45 a.m. Commentator Cheryl White takes us back to 1938 to look at the facts and fantasy surrounding the broadcast by Orson Wells of "The War Of The Worlds."

The Great Library of Alexandria - https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Ancientlibraryalex.jpg
Tolzmann, Don Heinrich, Alfred Hessel and Reuben Peiss - Artistic Rendering of the Library of Alexandria, based on some archaeological evidence. / 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, February 20, 2020, at 7:45 a.m. Commentator Cheryl White examines the facts and mysteries around the Lost Library Of Alexandria, Egypt.

Full length negatives of the Shroud of Turin - https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Full_length_negatives_of_the_shroud_of_Turin.jpg
photographed at Saint-Sulpice, Paris / 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, February 13, 2020, at 7:45 a.m. Commentator Cheryl White takes a look the fascinating story behind the Shroud of Turin.

A romanticized print of Antonio Stradivari examining an instrument
Oberndorfer, Anne Faulkner (1921). What we hear in music. Camden, NJ: Educational dept., Victor talking machine company / This media file is in the public domain in the United States. This applies to U.S. works where the copyright has expired, often because its first publication occurred prior to January 1, 1923. See this page for further explanation.

Airs Thursday, February 6, 2020, at 7:45 a.m. Commentator Cheryl White takes a look at the origins of the real and mysterious Red Violin.

Qumran Copper Scroll
Qumran Copper Scroll / 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, January 30, 2020, at 7:45 a.m. Commentator Cheryl White takes us back to the Dead Sea and the mystery of the Qumran Copper Scroll.

Close up of teen girl with broken glass. - http://www.gettyimages.com/license/153653595
Solarixx / Getty Embeds - Used by Permission

Airs Thursday, January 16, 2020, at 7:45 a.m. Commentator Cheryl White takes a look at the origins of the bad luck that come from breaking a mirror.

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Airs Thursday, January 9, 2020, at 7:45 a.m. Commentator Cheryl White takes a look at the Medieval Legends which inspired the tale of Elisa Day and the song Where The Wild Rose Grows.

 Illustration for Edgar Allan Poe's story "The Premature Burial" by Harry Clarke (1889  -1931), published in 1919. -https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:PrematureBurial-Clarke.jpg
Harry Clarke / Public Domain

Airs Thursday, January 2, 2020, at 7:45 a.m. On this week's shadow file, Dr. Cheryl White examines the terrifying legends of the premature burial.

The Changeling - 663px-Füssli_-_Der_Wechselbalg_-_1780
Henry Fuseli / Public domain. 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, November 19, 2019, at 7:45 a.m. Commentator Dr. Cheryl White takes us to 1826 Ireland and the case of the changeling.

https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Bermuda_Triangle.png
Alphaios / I, the copyright holder of this work, release this work into the public domain. This applies worldwide.

Airs Thursday, October 3, 2019, at 7:45 a.m. Dr. Cheryl White takes a journey to sea, as we explore the facts and myths surrounding the Bermuda Triangle.

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