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    Moundville Archaeological Park

    Betsy Irwin talked about the Moundville Archaeological Park, one of the largest Middle Mississippian culture sites in America, and explained how the Native American tribe lived at this site…

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    American History TV in Tuscaloosa, Alabama

    C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2016 LCV Cities Tour” in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, from March 19-24 to feature the history and literary life of the…

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    University of Alabama's 19th Century History

    Professor Rachel Stephens gave a tour of the University of Alabama’s campus and showed some of the few remaining buildings that survived the Civil War. She talked about the…

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    Jemison-Van de Graaff Mansion

    Ian Crawford gave a tour of the Jemison-Van de Graaff Mansion and talked about the impact of the Civil War on the Jeminson family and the nearly 20 slaves who maintained the…

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    Book Discussion on All Out of Faith

    Jennifer Horne talked about her book All Out of Faith: Southern Women on Spirituality, in which she recounts the experiences of southern women from different faiths. She co-edited the…

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    Book Discussion on Darkroom

    Lila Quintero Weaver talked about her book Darkroom: A Memoir in Black and White, in which she recounts her story of growing up Latina in the South during the civil rights movement.…

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    Book Discussion on Visions of the Black Belt

    Robin McDonald and Valerie Pope Burnes talked about their book Visions of the Black Belt: A Cultural Survey of the Heart of Alabama, in which they describe the towns, cultures, homes, and…

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    Book Discussion on Baptized in PCBs

    Ellen Spears talked about her book, Baptized in PCBs: Race, Pollution, and Justice in an All-American Town, about the health issues and legal challenges residents of Anniston, Alabama, have…

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    Book Discussion on Turning the Tide

    Earl Tilford talked about his book, Turning the Tide: The University of Alabama in the 1960s, about how student activists and school president Frank Rose transformed the university during a…

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    Book TV in Tuscaloosa, Alabama

    C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2016 LCV Cities Tour” in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, from March 19-24 to feature the history and literary life of the…

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    Representative Carl Elliott and Profiles in Courage

    Julian Butler talked about Representative Carl Elliott (D-AL), the first recipient of the John F. Kennedy Profiles in Courage award. Representative Elliot received the honor in 1990…

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    Murphy-Collins House

    Emma Jean Melton gives a tour of the Murphy-Collins House and talked about its history. Will Murphy was the first licensed African-American mortician in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, and he…

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    Mayor Maddox on Tuscaloosa, Alabama

    Mayor Walter Maddox talked about the history and politics of Tuscaloosa, Alabama as scenes and still images of the city were shown. C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop…

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    Freedom Riders

    Dorothy Walker gave a tour of Montgomery, Alabama’s historic Greyhound Bus Station, one of many stops at which Freedom Riders were attacked along their journey in 1961. She told the…

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    Port of Long Beach

    Rick Cameron talked about the Port of Long Beach and how the facility has changed over the years. The port is one of the busiest in the world and is a major part of Long Beach,…

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    American History TV in Long Beach, California

    C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2016 LCV Cities Tour” in Long Beach, California, from March 5-11 to feature the history and literary life of…

    82 views
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    RMS Queen Mary

    John Thomas gave a tour of the RMS Queen Mary, a 1930s luxury passenger ship, and talked about its history. The ship was in service for thirty-one years and was converted to a troop…

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    Oil Industry in Long Beach, California

    Julie Bartolotto talked about the discovery of oil in Long Beach, California, and its effects on the city. She also previewed the Historical Society of Long Beach’s exhibit…

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    Rancho Los Alamitos

    Pam Lee and Pamela Seager gave a tour of Rancho Los Alamitos, a ranch from the Spanish and Mexican periods of California, and talked about its history. Only 7.5 acres of the original…

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    Book Discussion on Legions of Boom

    Oliver Wang talked about his book Legions of Boom: Filipino American Mobile DJ Crews in the San Francisco Area, in which he discusses the sizable Filipino population of northern California…

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