Vermont's Granite History

Todd Paton talked about the history of the granite industry in Vermont and what is believed to be the largest deep hole dimension granite… read more

Todd Paton talked about the history of the granite industry in Vermont and what is believed to be the largest deep hole dimension granite quarry in operation in the world, located right outside of Montpelier. Rock of Ages granite is used in some of the country’s most historic memorials and structures. 

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2012 LCV Cities Tour” in Montpelier, Vermont, on October 8-11 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Comcast Cable local 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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Vermont's Granite History

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Program ID:
309147-1
Category:
Vignette
Format:
Vignette
Location:
Graniteville, Vermont, United States
First Aired:
Nov 3, 2012
Last Aired:
Aug 20, 2013

Airing Details

  • Nov 03, 2012 | 10:41am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 04, 2012 | 5:15pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 05, 2012 | 6:41am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 06, 2012 | 10:12am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 24, 2012 | 10:21am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 25, 2012 | 5:21pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 26, 2012 | 6:22am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 01, 2013 | 2:42pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 02, 2013 | 2:42am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 04, 2013 | 10:46pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 05, 2013 | 3:50am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 18, 2013 | 5:48pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 19, 2013 | 1:39am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 20, 2013 | 7:52pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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