Thomas Kay Woolen Mill

The Thomas Kay Woolen Mill at Willamette Heritage Center was profiled. Founded in 1889 by Thomas Lister Kay, the mill was one of… read more

The Thomas Kay Woolen Mill at Willamette Heritage Center was profiled. Founded in 1889 by Thomas Lister Kay, the mill was one of numerous textile mills that operated throughout the Willamette Valley. These textile mills were critical components in Oregon’s economic stability.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2014 LCV Cities Tour” in Salem, Oregon, from February 3-6 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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Thomas Kay Woolen Mill

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Vignette
Location:
Salem, Oregon, United States
First Aired:
Mar 1, 2014
Last Aired:
Mar 3, 2014

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  • Mar 01, 2014 | 3:51pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 02, 2014 | 4:05am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 02, 2014 | 2:24pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 02, 2014 | 11:37pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 03, 2014 | 4:24am EST | C-SPAN 3
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