Teddy Roosevelt and the Tampa Bay Hotel
Heather Brown talked about Teddy Roosevelt and the Rough Riders planning their assault on Cuba during the Spanish-American War while at the… read more
Heather Brown talked about Teddy Roosevelt and the Rough Riders planning their assault on Cuba during the Spanish-American War while at the Tampa Bay Hotel.
She was interviewed Friday, May 13, 2011, at the Tampa Bay Hotel, which now houses the Henry B. Plant Museum.
C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2011 LCV Cities Tour” in Tampa/St. Petersburg, Florida, on May 9-13 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Bright House Networks local cable affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. The history segments air on American History TV (AHTV) on C-SPAN3 and the literary events/non-fiction author segments air on BookTV on C-SPAN2. close
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- Heather Trubee Brown Curator Henry B. Plant Museum->Education
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