Nimitz Library Special Collections and Archives

Jennifer Bryan, director of the Nimitz Library Special Collections and Archives at the United States Naval Academy, talked about the… read more

Jennifer Bryan, director of the Nimitz Library Special Collections and Archives at the United States Naval Academy, talked about the collection of Thomas O. Paine, a scientist and advocate of exploration. Paine served aboard the USS Pompon, where his love for submarines and submarine warfare inspired him to start his collection of books and periodicals. Upon his death in 1992, his wife donated the books to the U.S. Naval Academy.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Annapolis, Maryland from July 15-19 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. close

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

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Annapolis, Maryland, United States
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Sep 7, 2013
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Sep 8, 2013

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  • Sep 07, 2013 | 12:21pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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  • Sep 08, 2013 | 9:46am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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