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    Newsmakers Clip of Senator David Vitter

    Senator David Vitter (R-LA), ranking member of the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee, talked about his relationship with colleague Senator Mary Landrieu (D-LA). This is a…

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    Introductory Remarks Before President's Remarks

    Anthony Foxx, Cedric Richmond, and others spoke prior President Obama’s speech at the Port of New Orleans.

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    House Tribute to Former Representative Lindy Boggs

    Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) along with several members of the Louisiana House delegation paid tribute to former Congresswoman Lindy Boggs (D-LA) who passed away July 27, 2013, of…

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    Opening of Louisiana State Legislature

    Governor Bobby Jindal (R-LA) addressed a joint session at the opening of the Louisiana State Legislature’s 2013 session at the State House in Baton Rouge. Father Bayhi gave the…

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    New Orleans in the 1920s

    Author John Shelton Reed talked about his book Dixie Bohemia: A French Quarter Circle in the 1920s, in which he examines why artists and authors flocked to the French Quarter during that…

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    American History TV in Baton Rouge, Louisiana

    These are some of the programs shown during the Baton Rouge LCV Weekend on American History TV: Life and Death of Governor Huey Long 303253-1 Louisiana Old State Capitol 303250-1 Louisiana…

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    American History TV in Shreveport, Louisiana

    C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2012 LCV Cities Tour” in Shreveport, Louisiana, on February 6-9 to feature the history and literary life of…

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    Tour of Shreveport, Louisiana

    Neil Johnson talked about Shreveport’s history as he gave a tour of different neighborhoods and business districts. He is the author of Shreveport and Bossier City, a pictorial…

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    Book TV in Shreveport, Louisiana

    C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2012 LCV Cities Tour” in Shreveport, Louisiana, on February 6-9 to feature the history and literary life of…

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    Book Discussion on Edwin Edwards: Governor of Louisiana

    Leo Honeycutt talked about his book Edwin Edwards: Governor of Louisiana. He told how he was persuaded to write an authorized biography and how he did his research. He talked about…

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    The Correspondence Book of Governor William Claiborne

    Tara Laver gave a tour of the special collection in the Hill Memorial Library at Louisiana State University. In the Louisiana and Lower Mississippi Valley Collections she showed the…

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    Louisiana Old State Capitol

    Secretary of State Tom Schedler gave a tour of the Old State Capitol in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. He talked about the building’s history and restoration and place in the history of…

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    Magnolia Mound Plantation

    Adelaide Hair talked about the influence of French Creole culture in Louisiana’s history at Magnolia Mound Plantation.  C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in…

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    Louisiana State Archives

    State Archivist Florent Hardy gave a tour of the Louisiana State Archives. Louisiana became the 18th state in 1812, but as well as the state documents, the archives also holds…

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    Battle at Fort New Richmond

    John Sykes talked about the Revolutionary War battle of Fort New Richmond that was decided on September 21, 1779, when the British surrendered to Spanish forces. He also talked about…

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    Life and Death of Governor Huey Long

    Former Speaker of the Louisiana House Hunt Downer talked about the political career and assassination of U.S. Senator Huey P. Long, the former Louisiana governor. He was interviewed at…

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    Governor Huey Long Exhibit

    Louisiana Secretary of State Fox McKeithen gave the School Bus crew a tour of the Governor Huey Long exhibit in the Old State Capitol in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. The exhibits included a…

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    The Shooting of Huey Long

    Dr. Carl Weiss, Jr,. made his first public appearance to speak about the impact of the shooting of Huey Long on the Weiss family. His father allegedly assassinated Huey Long and…

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    Huey Long Family Panel

    A panel of Long family members and family friends discussed the life, legacy, and accomplishments of Huey Long. The moderator was Bob Mann, who had served as press secretary to U.S.…

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    The Death of Huey Long

    A panel discussion was held on the death of Huey Long. The moderator was Michael Wynne, co-author of the play Who Killed the Kingfish. “The 75th Anniversary Panel: Assassination…

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