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    U.S. Navy Launches Airstrikes Against ISIS Targets

    This Defense Department video showed Tomahawk land-attack missiles being launched from Navy ships ISIS targets in and around Raqqa, Dayr az Zawr, Al Hasakah, and Abu Kamel in Syria. The…

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    Warren Commission

    Philip Shenon talked about the Warren Report, which was presented to President Lyndon Johnson on September 24, 1964. The report outlined the findings of the nine-month investigation into…

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    Minnesota History Center Toys Exhibit

    Adam Scher talked about toys from the 1950s, 1960s, and 1970s, and explained how they reflect changes in society. He also spoke about what toys reveal about gender roles and…

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    1964 Universal Newsreel on Robert Kennedy

    A September 1964 Universal Newsreel highlighted Robert F. Kennedy’s run in New York for the Senate. Mr. Kennedy took up residence in New York in order to compete for the…

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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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    Governor Chris Christie Campaigning in New Hampshire

    New Jersey Governor Chris Christie (R) traveled to New Hampshire for the third time in 2014 to campaign for Republican Walt Havenstein, who was running for governor. Governor Christie,…

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    Book Fairs and Festivals

    A list of upcoming book fairs and festivals as of September 20, 2014 was shown.

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    Publishing News on September 20, 2014

    Publishing news from the week ending September 20, 2014.

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    1964 Universal Newsreel on Warren Report Release

    A Universal News report shows the September 24, 1964, delivery of the report of the President’s Commission to Investigate the Assassination of President John F. Kennedy, headed by…

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    Common Good Books

    Assistant Manager David Enyeart talked about Common Good Books, an independent bookstore in St. Paul, Minnesota, founded and owned by Garrison Keillor.  C-SPAN’s Local…

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    Upcoming Book TV Events

    A list of upcoming Book TV event coverage as of the week of September 20, 2014.

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    Universal Newsreel on 1964 Presidential Campaign

    A 1964 Universal Newsreel report on the opening speeches by President Johnson and Senator Barry Goldwater (R-AZ). Also included was a report on Hurricane Dora, which made landfall in…

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    Cultural History of St. Paul, Minnesota

    Patrick Coleman, acquisitions librarian for the Minnesota Historical Society, talked about the cultural and literary history of St. Paul, Minnesota. He spoke about the early…

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    New Books Being Published

    A list of new books being released the week of September 22, 2014 was shown.

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    National Book Awards 2014 Nonfiction Longlist

    The Longlist of non-fiction nominees for the 2014 National Book Award was announced September 17, 2014. Roz Chast, Can’t We Talk About Something More Pleasant? John Demos, The…

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    Iowa Gubernatorial Campaign Ads

    Political ads were shown for the gubernatorial campaigns of incumbent Governor Terry Branstad (R) and Iowa State Senator Jack Hatch (D).

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    Arkansas Gubernatorial Campaign Ads

    Political ads were shown for the gubernatorial campaigns of former Representatives Asa Hutchinson (R-AR) and Mike Ross (D-AR).

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    Birth of the Star-Spangled Banner

    Vince Vaise gave a tour of Fort McHenry National Monument and Historic Shrine in Baltimore, Maryland, and talked about the birth of the Star-Spangled Banner. 2014 marked the 200th…

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    1950 Documentary Oil Across Arabia

    This 1950 corporate film highlighted the development of Saudi Arabian oil fields and the Trans-Arabian Pipeline built from 1947 through 1950.

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    Kansas Gubernatorial Campaign Ads

    Political ads were shown for the gubernatorial campaigns of incumbent Kansas Governor Sam Brownback (R) and his challenger, Kansas House Minority Leader Paul Davis (D).

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