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January 17, 2000 Sung at the funeral of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., it is the most-recorded gospel song ever. NPR's Linda Wertheimer speaks with Dr. Michael Harris, a professor of history at Union Theological Seminary, who has written extensively about the song's author, gospel musician Thomas Andrew Dorsey.
February 15, 1999 Mike Quinn is deputy director of programs at the Mount Vernon Ladies' Club in Virginia. Mount Vernon has been fixed up for the bicentennial year of the George Washington's death.
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