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    American History TV in Corpus Christi, Texas

    C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2015 LCV Cities Tour” in Corpus Christi, Texas, from January 12-15, to feature the history and literary life…

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    Padre Island National Seashore

    Patrick Gamman, director of Communications for Padre Island National Seashore, talked about the history of the untouched piece of land and how it is used today. Four nations have…

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    Book TV in Corpus Christi, Texas

    C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2015 LCV Cities Tour” in Corpus Christi, Texas, from January 12-15, to feature the history and literary life…

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    Corpus Christi Museum of Science and History

    The Corpus Christi Museum of Science and History was profiled and the history of the city was explored through one of the Museum’s exhibits. Corpus Christi was as small trading…

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    Mayor Martinez on Corpus Christi, Texas

    Mayor Nelda Martinez talked about the city of Corpus Christi, Texas, as scenes of the city were shown. This interview took place at Corpus Christi City Hall. C-SPAN’s Local…

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    Texas Gubernatorial Inauguration

    Greg Abbott (R) was sworn in as the 48th governor of Texas in an inauguration ceremony at the state capitol in Austin. Following the swearing-in ceremony, Governor Abbott delivered…

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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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