All Things Considered for July 18, 2010 Hear the All Things Considered program for July 18, 2010

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Instrumental With Mellotron Hayden
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From a Dream Oregon
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1000 Kilometers
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Maj. Peter L. Robinson served in WWI and taught in Washington, D.C., schools for 40 years. Some of his WWI possessions have been collected by the National Museum of African American History and Culture, opening in 2015. Courtesy Smithsonian Institution hide caption

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A Slave Trader's Buttons; The Tin Man's Costume; Bo Diddley's Hat

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Hurricane Season Trombone Shorty
Topsy Django Reinhardt
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Memorial [Empire Musicwerks]
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The yachting cap with the black leather bill, the long white mustache and the floppy bow tie were all part of Sir Thomas Lipton's trademark "Great Lipton" persona. Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division hide caption

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Sir Thomas Lipton And His Empire Of Tea

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In his book, California Schemin', Scottish-born Gavin Bain recalls the lie that led to the creation of his rap group Silibil 'N Brains. Courtesy of artist hide caption

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The Fake 'American' Rappers Who Fooled Everyone

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Catch Me if You Can The Like
A Song for All Seasons Oliver Schroer
Diverse bizzarie Sopra la Vecchia Sarabanda o pur Ciaccona (from Ayres for the Violin) Palladian Ensemble
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An Excess of Pleasure
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