Tag: Artifacts Podcast

  • Episode 5: Sentimental Value

    We all try to hold on to the people who are dear to us. The ways in which we accomplish this may have changed over time, but the sentiment remains […]

  • Episode 4: Their Memory Stands

    Sometimes it takes disaster to push change. The Triangle Shirtwaist Factory fire would push regulation and better working conditions. But two years later, another tragedy--the Binghamton Factory fire--would push change further still, and their memory still stands today.

  • Episode 3: Bird of the Apocalypse

    World War I touched everyone--not just humans--creatures of all kinds were used in the fight across Europe. This one remembers Cher Ami, a pigeon who flew through it all and survived.

  • Episode 2: Nearly Flightless

    A bright blue mechanical bird with stunted yellow wings sits on a pedestal within a museum. This was the first flight simulator, borne from the mind of Edwin Link in the early 1900s.

  • Episode 1: On This Site

    Along the Western end of the Vestal Rail Trail in Vestal, New York, there's a sign containing six short lines. This is Artifacts.