1865

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April 15, 1865. President Lincoln is dead and the country in turmoil.Secretary of War Edwin Stanton takes control, determined to bring the assassin to justice—but the hunt for John Wilkes Booth isn’t all that grips Stanton.Lincoln’s successor, Vice P...Show More
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33:41 | Jul 23rd

Stanton and Langston go to the mats with Johnson and Welles over the issue of reconstruction and the future of the Freedman. 1865 is an Airship production. You can support this show at Patreon.com/1865podcast to get early, ad-free access to episodes...Show More

21:13 | Jun 18th

President Lincoln is mortally wounded. The nation is under attack. Secretary of War Edwin M. Stanton takes control and tries to protect Vice President Andrew Johnson. 1865 is an Airship production. Support this show to get early, ad-free access to e...Show More
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1:11:50 | Oct 8th

Last week, 1865 writers and co-creators Steve Walters and Erik Archilla spoke with the hosts of the podcast Totalus Rankium--an irreverent and often cheeky revue of American presidents from a Brittish perspective. These two gents, Rob and Jamie, rank...Show More

06:50 | Oct 8th

American Elections: Wicked Game is a new podcast from Lindsay Graham that will explore all 58 presidential elections, leading up to the big day in November 2020. From the inevitable election of George Washington in 1789, to Donald Trump’s surprise el...Show More

23:22 | Oct 1st

In the finale of the three-part bonus series on the John Wilkes Booth story, with the surrender of Robert E Lee, Booth is driven to take the final, foreboding step towards his dark and violent destiny. 1865 is an Airship production. You can support ...Show More

48:09 | Oct 1st

In the last of the three-part bonus series on the John Wilkes Booth story, with the surrender of Robert E Lee, Booth was driven to take the final, foreboding step towards his dark and violent destiny. In this final Inside the Episode bonus feature, ...Show More

12:10 | Sep 24th

In the second of three John Wilkes Booth special episodes, John and his co-conspirators tried to turn the tide of the war and Lucy Hale found herself caught between the duty of a daughter and her love for Mr. Booth. In this Inside the Episode bonus ...Show More

26:08 | Sep 24th

Please note, this episode contains contains adult themes, sexual content, and strong language. Listener discretion is advised. In this second of three John Wilkes Booth special episodes, as John and his co-conspirators try to turn the tide of the wa...Show More

57:11 | Sep 19th

1865 is an Airship production. You can support this show at Patreon.com/1865podcast to get early, ad-free access to episodes and more. In this bonus episode, Professor Greg Jackson, a bona fide historian and host of the podcast History That Doesn't ...Show More

13:22 | Sep 17th

In the first of three John Wilkes Booth special episodes, the country - and the Booth family - was torn apart in Civil War. John had to choose between his family's legacy and his personal convictions. In this Inside the Episode bonus feature, hear d...Show More

28:34 | Sep 17th

Please note, this episode contains contains adult themes, sexual content, and strong language. Listener discretion is advised. In this first of three John Wilkes Booth special episodes, the country - and the Booth family - is torn apart in Civil War...Show More

31:45 | Sep 3rd

In the series finale, Stanton faced termination and Johnson faced impeachment.  Neither was willing to back down, and the country edged towards the brink of another civil war. In this Inside the Episode bonus feature, hear director and co-producer R...Show More

40:58 | Sep 3rd

In this series finale, Stanton faces termination and Johnson faces impeachment. Neither is willing to back down, as the country edges towards the brink of another civil war. Bonus prequel episodes that tell the story of John Wilkes Booth’s radicaliz...Show More

20:40 | Aug 27th

In Episode 12, eager to be rid of each other, Stanton and Johnson plotted each other’s political demise, as the country edged toward a constitutional crisis. In this Inside the Episode bonus feature, hear director and co-producer Robert McCollum int...Show More

34:25 | Aug 27th

Eager to be rid of each other, Stanton and Johnson plot each other’s political demise, as the country edges towards a constitutional crisis. 1865 is an Airship production. You can support this show at Patreon.com/1865podcast to get early, ad-free ac...Show More

15:46 | Aug 20th

In Episode 11, with the trial over, Stanton struggled to press on and continue the fight.. In this Inside the Episode bonus feature, hear director and co-producer Robert McCollum interview the writers and co-producers Steven Walters and Erik Archill...Show More

31:02 | Aug 20th

The trial over, Stanton struggles to press on and continue the fight. 1865 is an Airship production. You can support this show at Patreon.com/1865podcast to get early, ad-free access to episodes and more. Starring Jeremy Schwartz as Edwin Stanton. ...Show More

12:52 | Aug 13th

In Episode 10, while Mary Surratt’s life hangs in the balance, Stanton struggled to find her son and prove his conspiracy. In this Inside the Episode bonus feature, hear director and co-producer Robert McCollum interview the writers and co-producers...Show More

25:02 | Aug 13th

While Mary Surratt’s life hangs in the balance, Stanton struggles to find her son and prove his conspiracy. 1865 is an Airship production. You can support this show at Patreon.com/1865podcast to get early, ad-free access to episodes and more. St...Show More

22:01 | Aug 6th

In Episode 9, we learn the investigation into Booth’s conspirators left Stanton with a new challenge: prove the Rebels are behind the attack on Abraham Lincoln. As the trial of the conspirators gets underway, Johnson and Stanton went to war over the ...Show More

37:57 | Aug 6th

The investigation into Booth’s conspirators leaves Stanton with a new challenge: prove the Rebels are behind the attack on Abraham Lincoln.  With the trial of the conspirators underway, Johnson and Stanton go to war over the future of the country. 1...Show More

24:38 | Jul 30th

In Episode 8, Secretary Seward finally awakens, but Stanton’s old friend and ally proves to be a thorn in Stanton’s side. In this Inside the Episode bonus feature, hear director and co-producer Robert McCollum interview the writers and co-producers ...Show More

30:26 | Jul 30th

Secretary Seward is finally awake. Stanton’s old friend and ally proves to be a thorn in Stanton’s side. 1865 is an Airship production. You can support this show at Patreon.com/1865podcast to get early, ad-free access to episodes and more. Starring...Show More

18:32 | Jul 23rd

In Episode 7, we hear Stanton and Langston go to the mats with Johnson and Welles over the issue of reconstruction and the future of the Freedman. In this Inside the Episode bonus feature, hear director and co-producer Robert McCollum interview the ...Show More

39:34 | Jul 18th

In this bonus episode, executive producer and sound designer for 1865 Lindsay Graham sits down with another sound designer, host of the podcast Twenty Thousand Hertz, Dallas Taylor. They talk sound, sound design, and discuss how much what we hear inf...Show More

13:13 | Jul 16th

In Episode 6, we learn of a startling revelation about Lucy Hale that forces Stanton into a corner. The only way out is to convince Johnson to give him more power.. In this Inside the Episode bonus feature, hear director and co-producer Robert McCol...Show More

28:03 | Jul 16th

A startling revelation about Lucy Hale forces Stanton into a corner. The only way out is to convince Johnson to give him more power. 1865 is an Airship production. You can support this show at Patreon.com/1865podcast to get early, ad-free access to ...Show More

16:13 | Jul 9th

In Episode 5, as the hunt for Booth continues, we discover Stanton has another problem on his hands: the last of the Rebel Generals wants terms of surrender In this Inside the Episode bonus feature, hear director and co-producer Robert McCollum inte...Show More

33:28 | Jul 9th

As the hunt for Booth continues, Stanton has another problem on his hands: the last of the Rebel Generals wants terms of surrender. 1865 is an Airship production. You can support this show at Patreon.com/1865podcast to get early, ad-free access t...Show More

13:27 | Jul 2nd

In Episode 4, Stanton sets out to learn the truth about Lucy Hale, and finds opportunity in adversity. In this Inside the Episode bonus feature, hear director and co-producer Robert McCollum interview the writers and co-producers Steven Walters and ...Show More