Antiques Roadshow

RECUT: American Stories, Part 2

Special | 22m 28s | Video has closed captioning.

Hear more striking accounts behind standout treasures that illuminate Americans’ varied experiences including a Navajo collection, a WWI peach can label letter, and James McNeill Whistler artwork in Part Two of this special episode.

Aired: 07/12/21

Expires: 07/11/25

Rating: TV-G

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History of "The Well of Loneliness"

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History of "The Well of Loneliness"

In 1928, British author Radclyffe Hall published a semi-autobiographical novel about a lesbian relationship, bringing the subject of homosexuality into the country’s literary culture. While lesbianism was not considered illegal at the time, the book was deemed illegal, and was quickly removed from circulation.

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