History of the Crystal Gold Mine

Owner Ray Cropp gave a tour of Crystal Gold Mine, one of the first hard rock mines in Coeur d’Alene’s mining district. He… read more

Owner Ray Cropp gave a tour of Crystal Gold Mine, one of the first hard rock mines in Coeur d’Alene’s mining district. He spoke about the history of the mine and how it was re-discovered after being abandoned more than a century ago.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho, from November 4-7 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Time Warner 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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*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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History of the Crystal Gold Mine

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Program ID:
316579-1
Category:
Vignette
Format:
Vignette
Location:
Kellogg, Idaho, United States
First Aired:
Dec 7, 2013
Last Aired:
Dec 25, 2013

Airing Details

  • Dec 07, 2013 | 11:47am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 08, 2013 | 1:16am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 08, 2013 | 5:01pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 09, 2013 | 7:46am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 24, 2013 | 6:00pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 24, 2013 | 9:09pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 25, 2013 | 12:17am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 25, 2013 | 3:26am EST | C-SPAN 3
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