Book Discussion on How the States Got Their Shapes Too

Mark Stein examined the many people who shaped state boundaries. The author’s profiles ranged from Brigham Young’s… read more

Mark Stein examined the many people who shaped state boundaries. The author’s profiles ranged from Brigham Young’s influence in Utah, Nevada, and Arizona to Jeremiah Dixon and Charles Mason, the British surveyors noted for their lines that separated Maryland, Pennsylvania, and Delaware. Mark Stein delivered a slide presentation and responded to questions from members of the audience.

“How New Hampshire Took Shape and Other Boundary Tales” was a program at the Smithsonian Institution in Washington, D.C. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Book Discussion on How the States Got Their Shapes Too

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jul 23, 2011
Last Aired:
Nov 25, 2011

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  • Jul 23, 2011 | 6:45pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 25, 2011 | 1:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 13, 2011 | 2:32pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 14, 2011 | 4:05am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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  • Nov 25, 2011 | 1:00pm EST | C-SPAN 2
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