Best of the History Guy: Riots

Published November 16, 2022 896 Views
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From the vault, five classic The History Guy episodes about riots.

0:00 - New York City Draft Riots of 1863
11:02 - Toronto Circus Riot of 1855
22:03 - Riot over Shakespeare Actors
35:57 - 1922 Straw Hat Riots
46:19 - Ten cent Beer Night Riot

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