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    1945 Universal Newsreel on Japanese Surrender

    This 1945 Universal Newsreel showed the first pictures of the Japanese surrender at the end of World War II. On August 15, 1945, Emperor Hirohito announced the surrender of Japan to…

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    Burning of Washington River Tour

    Steve Vogel, author of Through the Perilous Fight: Six Weeks that Saved the Nation, told the story of the August 24, 1814, burning of Washington, D.C., during a river tour with his…

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    New Books Being Published

    A list of new books being released August 25 and 26, 2014 was shown.

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    Wall Street Journal Best-Sellers List

    The Wall Street Journal list of best-selling nonfiction books as of August 23, 2014.

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    Attorney General Holder in Ferguson, Missouri

    Attorney General Eric Holder talked to people in Drake’s Place restaurant in Ferguson, Missouri. He was there to meet with law enforcement officials and community leaders…

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    A Conversation with Herbert Hoover

    A Conversation with Herbert Hoover is a 1960 film in which Ray Henle interviews the 31st President of the United States. Among other topics, President Hoover talked about the Hoover…

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    Wyoming Cattle War

    Patrick Holscher talked about the Johnson County War, thought to be the most notorious range war in Wyoming’s history, and how the incident was still impacting Wyoming’s cattle…

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    Salt Creek Museum

    Sandra Schutte gave a tour of the Salt Creek Museum, showed some of the items used by the oilfield workers, and talked about why the development of Casper, Wyoming, was integral to the…

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    Upcoming Events on Book TV

    A list of upcoming Book TV event coverage as of August 16, 2014 was shown.

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    New Books Being Published

    A list of new books being released the week of August 16, 2014 was shown.

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    Life and Career of Dick Cheney

    Geoffrey O’Gara talked about the life and career of former Vice President Dick Cheney. Mr. O’Gara shared stories about the former Vice President’s time as a…

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    Teapot Dome Scandal

    Phil Roberts talked about the history of the Teapot Dome Scandal, its connection to Casper, Wyoming, and the impact it had on oil production. The scandal was a bribery incident that…

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    NPR Nonfiction Best-Sellers List

    The National Public Radio (NPR) list of best-selling nonfiction books for the week of August 7, 2014.

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    Salt Creek Oilfield

    Everett DeWitt gave a tour of the Salt Creek Oil Field, explained how oil was first discovered there, and talked about what life was like for the people who worked in the fields during the…

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    Wind City Books

    Morgan Reimann talked about Wind City Books in Casper, Wyoming, as well as the book business and literary scene in the city. C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in…

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    National Historic Trails Interpretive Center

    Bruce Berst gave a tour of the National Historic Trails Center, which recreates the experience of the settlers who traveled the four historic routes that passed through Casper,…

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    Dick Cheney's High School Years

    T.J. Claunch talked about former Vice President Dick Cheney’s high school years at Natrona County High School in Caspar, Wyoming. Mr. Claunch, a former classmate of the vice…

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    Fort Caspar's Pioneer and Military History

    Rick Young talked about the history of the Fort Caspar and told the story of the 1865 Battle of Platte Bridge, in which 3,000 Native Americans attacked the area. Fort Caspar was a…

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    Berg Collection of English and American Literature

    Curator Isaac Gewirtz gave a tour of the Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature at the New York Public Library.

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    1963 Film The U.S. Army Unit Advisor in Vietnam

    This 1963 U.S. Army educational film featured 34-year-old Captain William Johnston and his advisory work with the Army of the Republic of Vietnam from May 1962 to April 1963. American…

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