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    U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Ingham

    Bill Verge talked about the U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Samuel D. Ingham, the last remaining ship afloat that sank a German submarine during World War II. The ship served on both the…

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    Key West Custom House

    Cori Convertito talked about the U.S. Custom House in Key West, Florida, and the city’s development as a port town in the 1820s. The U.S. Custom House and Key West were central parts…

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    American History TV in Key West, Florida

    C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2015 LCV Cities Tour” in Key West, Florida, from April 23-28 to feature the history and literary life of the…

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    Book Discussion on Quit Your Job & Move to Key West

    David Sloan, co-author of Quit Your Job & Move To Key West: The Complete Guide, shared his personal story and provided insight into the local economy and literary culture of Key West,…

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    Nuestra Senora de Atocha

    Corey Malcom gave a tour of an exhibit containing salvaged wreckage of the Nuestra Senora de Atocha, a ship that sank off the coast of Key West, Florida, in the fall of 1622. The was…

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    Harry S. Truman's Little White House

    Robert Wolz gave a tour of President Harry S. Truman’s Little White House in Key West, Florida. Mr. Wolz showed the house and shared stories of President Truman’s…

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    Fort Zachary Taylor State Park

    Ranger Charles Blevin gave a tour of Fort Zachary Taylor Historic State Park and talked about the history of the fort. Construction started on the fort in 1845 as part of an effort to…

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    Key West Public Library History Collection

    Tom Hambright talked about the history of Key West, Florida. He showed documents in the Local History special collection kept in the Key West Branch of the Monroe County Public…

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    Book TV in Key West, Florida

    C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2015 LCV Cities Tour” in Key West, Florida, from April 23-28 to feature the history and literary life of the…

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    Ernest Hemingway House

    Dave Gonzales, curator of Ernest Hemingway’s home in Key West, Florida, talked about how Key West served as an inspiration for many of his works. The author lived and wrote in…

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    Last Slave Ships

    Corey Malcom talked about the final days of the transatlantic slave trade and the 1500 Africans sent to Key West, Florida, after their slave ships were captured by the U.S. Navy. The…

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    Jose Marti and the San Carlos Institute

    President Rafael Peñalver talked about the history of the San Carlos Institute and its importance to Cuban immigrants. Cuban exiles began the institute in the 1870s to encourage…

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    Naval Air Station Fort Lauderdale Museum

    John Bloom gave a tour of the only remaining building that was once part of Naval Air Station Fort Lauderdale and spoke about its history. He talked about how the base was used for…

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    History of Port Everglades

    Glenn Wiltshire talked about the history of Port Everglades, one of south Florida’s largest economic drivers and a gateway for international trade and cruise vacations. He spoke…

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    American History TV in Fort Lauderdale, Florida

    C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2015 LCV Cities Tour” in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, from March 19-22 to feature the history and literary life…

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    Seminole Indians in Florida

    Poet and artist Elgin Jumper talked about his art, how he uses it to tell history, and how he says it saved his life. Also, historian Everett Osceola talked about the history of the…

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    History of Fort Lauderdale

    Keith Mitzner, author of Tom Bryan and Other Movers and Shapers of Early Fort Lauderdale, talked about the history of the city. Fort Lauderdale was named after Major William…

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    Book Discussion on Florida's Big Dig

    William Crawford talked about his book, Florida’s Big Dig: The Atlantic Intracoastal Waterway, about the history and development of Florida’s Intracoastal Waterway. The…

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    Book TV in Fort Lauderdale, Florida

    C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2015 LCV Cities Tour” in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, from March 19-22 to feature the history and literary life…

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    Mayor Seiler on Fort Lauderdale, Florida

    Mayor Jack Seiler talked about the history of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, as scenes of the city were shown.  He was interviewed at the New River Inn before the kickoff event for…

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