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Aull About History 12 – The Whiskey Rebellion


Welcome to part the eleventh episode of Aull About History, the local history podcast from The Dominion Post, in partnership with the Aull Center, a branch of Morgantown Public Library.

Follow along as we explore the rich history of Morgantown and north-central West Virginia.

In this episode, historians Nathan Wuertenberg and Mike McClung explore the origins and impacts of the Whiskey Rebellion in the 1790s on the Morgantown area. Learn about the role of liquor in the frontier economy, and the growing pains of the early United States.

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Music in this episode:

“Frog In The Well” by Lucas Gonze
https://freemusicarchive.org/music/Lucas_Gonze/Ghost_Solos/LGonze-GhostSolos-FrogInTheWell