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    Book Discussion on Lone Star Nation

    Richard Parker talked about his book Lone Star Nation: How Texas Will Transform America, in which he argues that Texas, which was undergoing rapid changes, would have as big of an impact on…

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    American History TV in Austin, Texas

    C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2014 LCV Cities Tour” in Austin, Texas, from December 2-6, to feature the history and literary life of the…

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    History of the Texas State Capitol

    Curator of the Capitol Ali James gave a tour of the Texas Capitol and some of its artwork. She talked about the history of the building and how it tells the history of Texas.…

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    Struggle for Equality in Texas

    Mark Smith and John Anderson talked about the struggle for equality for Mexican Americans, African Americans, and women in Texas. This segment also featured information about the Texas…

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    Book Discussion on Let the People In

    Jan Reid talked about his book, Let the People In: The Life and Times of Ann Richards, about former Texas Governor Ann Richards. Mr. Reid sharesd stories about Ann Richards life…

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    Book Discussion on Texas Mexican Americans and Postwar Civil Rights

    Professor Maggie Rivas-Rodriguez talked about her book, Texas Mexican Americans and Postwar Civil Rights, about the civil rights struggles of Texas Mexican Americans following World War II,…

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    Book Discussion on Red State

    Wayne Thorburn talked about his book, Red State: An Insider’s Story of How the GOP Came to Dominate Texas Politics, about how Texas has evolved into a Republican stronghold since the…

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    Book Discussion on Seat of Empire

    Jeffrey Stuart Kerr talked about his book, Seat of Empire: the Embattled Birth of Austin, Texas, about how Austin became the capital of Texas, and the battle between Mirabeau Lamar, vice…

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    Book TV in Austin, Texas

    C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2014 LCV Cities Tour” in Austin, Texas, from December 2-6, to feature the history and literary life of the…

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    Texas Collection at Baylor University

    John Wilson talked about the Texas Collection at Baylor University. The Texas Collection’s holdings of books, archives, photographs, maps, newspapers, state documents, oral…

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    History of the Texas Rangers

    Christine Rothenbush and Byron Johnson gave a tour of the Texas Rangers Museum and Hall of Fame in Waco, Texas, and showed some of the items in the museum’s collection, including…

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    American History TV in Waco, Texas

    C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2014 LCV Cities Tour” in Waco, Texas, from Novermber 3-6 to feature the history and literary life of the…

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    1953 Waco Tornado

    Larry Holze talked about the 1953 tornado that destroyed much of downtown Waco, Texas. The tornado killed 114 people and caused extensive damage to the downtown area. It is the…

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    Book Discussion on The First Waco Horror

    Patricia Bernstein talked about her book, The First Waco Horror: the Lynching of Jesse Washington and the Rise of the NAACP, in which she reconstructs the details of not only the lynching…

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    Book TV in Waco, Texas

    C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2014 LCV Cities Tour” in Waco, Texas, from Novermber 3-6 to feature the history and literary life of the…

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    Mayor Duncan on Waco, Texas

    Mayor Malcolm Duncan, Jr. talked about the city of Waco, Texas, as scenes of the city were shown. He was interviewed at the Baylor Research and Innovation Collaborative (BRIC).…

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    Texas Senate Debate

    Incumbent Senator John Cornyn (R) and challenger David Alameel (D) met in their only televised debate in the Texas Senate race. Courtesy of KUVN-TV Univision.

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    Texas Gubernatorial Debate

    Texas State Senator Wendy Davis (D) and Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott (R) met in their second and final debate as they campaigned to be the next Texas governor. “The Texas…

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    Texas Gubernatorial Campaign Ads

    Political ads were shown for the gubernatorial campaigns of Texas State Senator Wendy Davis (D) and Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott (R).

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    Book Discussion on The Harness Maker's Dream

    NIck Kotz talked about his book, The Harness Maker’s Dream: Nathan Kallison and the Rise of South Texas. He spoke in the History and Biography Pavilion of the 14th annual National…

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