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    Iowa Presidential Campaign Memorabilia

    Leo Landis showed some of the political memorabilia in the exhibit at the State Historical Society of Iowa, “First in the Nation: Shaping Presidential Politics Since 1972,” and…

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    Presidential Candidate Rick Santorum Tour of Iowa Caucus Photo Exhibit

    Former Senator Rick Santorum (R-PA), a 2016 Republican presidential candidate, toured a photo exhibit on the Iowa caucuses at the Polk County Heritage Gallery in Des Moines. He also…

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    Connecticut's Old State House

    Sally Whipple talked about the historic events that happened inside Connecticut’s Old State House, including the 1814 Hartford Convention. The three-fifths compromise and…

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    Governor Dannel Malloy on Connecticut History

    Governor Dannel Malloy (D) talked about the history and design of Connecticut’s Capitol building, and shared stories of some of the memorials lining its halls. C-SPAN’s Local…

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    Mark Twain's Hartford Home

    Cindy Lovell gave a tour of the Mark Twain House and Museum and spoke about Mark Twain’s professional success and private life. She shared stories of the author’s life with…

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    Harriet Beecher Stowe House

    Katherine Kane and Ryan Allen gave a tour of the home of Harriet Beecher Stowe, author of the anti-slavery novel Uncle Tom’s Cabin, and spoke about the author’s time in…

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    Amistad Center for Art and Culture

    Frank Mitchell gave a tour of the Amistad Center’s “This is My Story, This is My Song: Writers, Musicians, and the Black Freedom Struggle” exhibit, which documents the…

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    Colonial Williamsburg Courthouse

    Tom Hay gave a tour of the Courthouse building in Colonial Williamsburg and talked about the legal process in the colonial era, including the role of justices, clerks, and lawyers both…

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    "Constituting Liberty" Exhibit

    Jeffrey Rosen gave a tour of the “Constituting Liberty” exhibit, which features rare copies of the Declaration of Independence, the U.S. Constitution, and the Bill of…

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    Industrialist Henry Kaiser

    Lincoln Cushing shared the history of and highlighted items from Kaiser Permanente’s Henry J. Kaiser Collection and Archives. During World War II, Henry Kaiser ran several…

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    Pullman Porters

    Rick Moss showed some of the items from the Pullman porters collection at the African American Museum and Library at Oakland. Pullman porters, many of whom were African American, were…

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    Dorothea Lange Photography and Social Commentary

    Drew Johnson gave a tour of the Dorothea Lange collection at the Oakland Museum of California. Dorothea Lange was an influential American documentary photographer and photojournalist,…

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    Tour of White House Christmas Decorations

    Scenes were shown of the 2015 White House Christmas decorations.

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    Worcester Mechanics Hall

    Kathleen Gagne and Bob Kennedy gave a tour of Worcester, Massachusetts', Mechanics Hall, built in 1857 for members of the Worcester Mechanics Association. The hall was designated as…

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    Monterey Custom House

    Michael Green talked about the Custom House in Monterey, California, and the city’s role in trade. Built in the 1800s, the Custom House controlled Mexico’s primary port of…

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    Colonial Williamsburg Governor's Palace

    Kimberly Ivey and historical interpreter Audrey Biser gave a tour of the Governor’s Palace in Williamsburg, Virginia, and spoke about the role of the royal governor and the beginning…

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    Colonial Williamsburg Costume Design Center

    Brenda Rosseau gave a tour of the Costume Design Center at Colonial Williamsburg, where all of the Colonial Williamsburg historic area costumes are researched and designed.

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    Robert Louis Stevenson House

    Michael Green gave a tour of the Robert Louis Stevenson House, where Robert Louis Stevenson stayed in fall of 1879, and talked about its restoration. While at the house,…

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    Colonial Williamsburg Capitol

    Tom Hay gave a tour of the Capitol building in Colonial Williamsburg and spoke about politics on the eve of the American Revolution.

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    Dirksen Senate Office Building

    Don Ritchie talked about the history of the Dirksen Senate Office Building. He spoke about the building’s construction, its place in congressional history, and about the…

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