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    Lucy Craft Laney Museum

    Executive Director Christine Miller-Betts gave a tour of the Lucy Craft Laney Museum of Black History and told the story of Mrs. Laney’s life and legacy. Lucy Craft Laney…

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    "Augusta, 1864" Exhibit and Civil War in Augusta

    Nancy Glaser talked about the role played by Augusta, Georgia, during the Civil War. Ms. Glaser, executive director of the Augusta Museum of History, spoke about the…

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    American History TV in Augusta, Georgia

    C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2015 LCV Cities Tour” in Augusta, Georgia, from February 21-25 to feature the history and literary life of the…

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    Book Discussion on Possibilities

    Turner Simkins talked about his book, Possibilities: Perseverance, Grace, and the Story of One Family’s Life With Leukemia, about his son, Brennan, who was diagnosed with a rare…

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    Book Discussion on Augusta

    Lee Ann Caldwell, co-author of Augusta: Then and Now, talked about the founding of Augusta, Georgia, the city’s early industry, and its role in the Civil War. C-SPAN’s Local…

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    George Walton and Meadow Garden

    Director John McBrayer gave a tour of Meadow Garden, the Augusta, Georgia, home of George Walton, one of the youngest signers of the Declaration of Independence.  C-SPAN’s Local…

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    Augusta Canal and Old Confederate Powder Works

    Julie Boone talked about the history of the Augusta Canal and explained why it was chartered in 1845. Rebecca Rogers talked about the Old Confederate Powder Works, which was built during…

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    James Brown in Augusta, Georgia

    Deanna Brown Thomas talked about the life of her father, singer James Brown, his role in the Civil Rights Movement, and his impact on the city of Augusta, Georgia. Ms. Thomas…

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    Woodrow Wilson's Boyhood Home

    Erick Montgomery gave a tour of the Woodrow Wilson’s boyhood home in Augusta, Georgia. President Wilson grew up in Augusta as the son of a Presbyterian preacher. C-SPAN’s…

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    Book Discussion on Twelve Monkeys and a Green Jacket

    Robert Mullins talked about his book, 12 Monkeys and a Green Jacket, about the history of Lake Olmstead in Augusta, Georgia. Created as a product of the Augusta Canal’s…

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    Book Discussion on Augusta and Aiken in Golf's Golden Age

    Stan Byrdy talked about his book, Augusta and Aiken in Golf’s Golden Age, a photographic record of the history of golf in Augusta, Georgia, the sport’s economic impact, and how…

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    Book Discussion on Courage, Compassion, Marine

    Perry Smith talked about his book, Courage, Compassion, Marine: The Unique Story of Jimmie Dyess. Jimmie Dyess earned the Carnegie Medal for extraordinary civilian heroism when he was a…

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    Book TV in Augusta, Georgia

    C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2015 LCV Cities Tour” in Augusta, Georgia, from February 21-25 to feature the history and literary life of the…

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    Mayor Davis on Augusta, Georgia

    Mayor Hardie Davis, Jr., talked about the city of Augusta, Georgia, as scenes of the city and still images were shown. He was interviewed at the boyhood home of President Woodrow…

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    Hunt-Morgan House

    Jason Sloan gave a tour of the Hunt-Morgan House in Lexington, Kentucky, and talked about the lives of John Wesley Hunt, John Hunt Morgan, and Thomas Hunt Morgan. John Wesley Hunt, who…

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    Lexington Cemetery

    Kent Masterson Brown gave a tour of the Lexington, Kentucky, cemetery and spoke about some of the national figures who are buried there. Mr. Brown showed the Todd family burial…

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    American History TV in Lexington, Kentucky

    C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2015 LCV Cities Tour” in Lexington, Kentucky, from June 20-25 to feature the history and literary life of the…

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    Benjamin Latrobe's Pope Villa

    Tom Moore gave a tour of Pope Villa, one of only three remaining domestic designs by Benjamin Latrobe, architect of the White House and U.S. Capitol. Benjamin Latrobe designed the home…

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    Book Discussion on Kentucky's Frontier Highway

    Karl Raitz talked about his book Kentucky’s Frontier Highway: Historical Landscapes Along the Maysville Road, in which he tells the history of the Maysville Road, the route that…

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    Book Discussion on How Kentucky Became Southern

    Maryjean Wall talked about her book How Kentucky Became Southern: A Tale of Outlaws, Horse Thieves, Gamblers, and Breeders, in which she highlights the post-Civil War world of Thoroughbred…

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