President James K. Polk Birthplace

Scott Warren gave a tour of the birthplace of James K. Polk, 11th president of the United States, and talked about his life and… read more

Scott Warren gave a tour of the birthplace of James K. Polk, 11th president of the United States, and talked about his life and accomplishments.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) on their “2011 LCV Cities Tour” were in Charlotte, N.C., on August 29-September 2, 2011, to feature the history and literary life of the city that would host the 2012 Democratic National Convention. Working with the Time Warner 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

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

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  • Michael "Scott" S. Warren Site Manager North Carolina Department of Cultural Resources->President James K. Polk State Historic Site

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President James K. Polk Birthplace

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Program ID:
301670-1
Category:
Vignette
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Vignette
Location:
Pineville, North Carolina, United States
First Aired:
Sep 24, 2011
Last Aired:
Oct 2, 2011

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  • Sep 24, 2011 | 5:49pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 25, 2011 | 4:53am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 25, 2011 | 9:33am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 25, 2011 | 8:32pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 25, 2011 | 11:31pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 01, 2011 | 7:54pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 01, 2011 | 11:54pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 02, 2011 | 12:56pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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