History Plays for the Grammar Grades

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A charming collection of 14 short American history plays for the very young - ranging from Christopher Columbus to George Washington to Susan B Anthony. (Summary by Maria Therese)

Narrator; First Maid of Honor; Second Woman: Availle
Narrator; Queen Isabella; Pocohantus: CaprishaPage
Columbus; First Merchant; Blount; Squanto; Robert E. Lee: Tom Causby
Wise Man; Captain Newport; King; Court; People; Richard Henry Lee; Californians; Auctioneer; Union Soldier: Libby Gohn
Luis; John Smith; William Penn; Noble; First Woman; First Boy; British General; Men; Secretary to the President; Mr. President; Abraham Lincoln; Soldier: Charlotte Duckett
Second Merchant: Courtier; Officer: Aidan Brack
Powhatan; William Penn, Sr; Second Maid of Honor; Samoset; Third Boy; Father Gibault; Senator Benton; Ezekiel Webster; Wise Man of Spain: Maria Therese
Walter Raleigh; Bradford; Young George Washington; Second Man of the House; Mr. Sherman; Elizabeth Cady Stanton: Elizabeth Klett
Queen Elizabeth: Verity Kendall
Indian Chief; Second Man: rookieblue
Francis Drake; Governor Carter; Benjamin Franklin: Nathanial W.C. Higgins
Man; First Man; Second Boy; Robert Livingston; Father; Mr. Seward: bala
Narrator; Susan B. Anthony: Victoria Martin
People; Third Man of the House; General Scott; Mr. Haynes: Kristingj
Standish: Thomas Jefferson; George Rogers Clark; Andrew Jackson; President Van Buren; Henry Clay; John Hanks; Ulysses S. Grant: Amanda Friday
Brewster; Mr. Hancock; General Flores; Officer: David Olson
Narrator; One of the Girls: Pamela Krantz
Mrs. Washington: Brittania
Fourth Boy; Speaker; Member of the House: Frances Brown
Patrick Henry: Grace
Men of the House; Other Man; Member of Congress: TriciaG
John Adams; John Fremont; John Calhoun: Arielle Lipshaw
Older George Washington: Delmar H. Dolbier
Daniel Webster: nomorejeffs

Audio edited by: Maria Therese; Hugh Gillis; Elizabeth Klett and Arielle Lipshaw (1 hr 31 min)


Christopher Columbus 7:19 Read by LibriVox Volunteers
John Smith and Pocahantus 3:35 Read by LibriVox Volunteers
Sir Walter Raleigh 4:04 Read by LibriVox Volunteers
William Penn 2:34 Read by LibriVox Volunteers
Sir Francis Drake 4:26 Read by LibriVox Volunteers
Pilgrims 4:39 Read by LibriVox Volunteers
George Washington and Other Heroes of the Revolution 13:06 Read by LibriVox Volunteers
George Rogers Clark 2:41 Read by LibriVox Volunteers
Andrew Jackson 7:54 Read by LibriVox Volunteers
John C. Fremont 7:26 Read by LibriVox Volunteers
Webster, Clay and Calhoun 18:48 Read by LibriVox Volunteers
The Story of Abraham Lincoln 5:49 Read by LibriVox Volunteers
Grant and Lee 5:54 Read by LibriVox Volunteers
Some Women of History 3:06 Read by Maria Therese