Book TV in Tallahassee, Florida
C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2014 LCV Cities Tour” in Tallahassee, Florida, from February… read more
C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2014 LCV Cities Tour” in Tallahassee, Florida, from February 16-20 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.
The programs shown on Book TV during the Tallahassee LCV Weekend were:
Napoleon and the French Revolution Rare Books and Manuscripts 317997-1
Book Discussion on Somali Piracy and Terrorism in the Horn of Africa 317995-1
Claude Pepper Collection 317996-1
Book Discussion on Booker T. Washington and the Struggle Against White Supremacy 317994-1
Florida’s Early Constitutions 317991-1
Book Discussion on Nation of Cowards 317993-1 close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
Florida's Early Constitutions
Jon Grandage, archives historian for the State Library and Archives of Florida, talked about Florida’s early…
American History TV in Tallahassee, Florida
C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2014 LCV Cities Tour” in Tallahassee,…
Book Discussion on Peace River Boundary
Doug Houck talked about his book Peace River Boundary, in which he discusses the history of Southwest Florida.
Book Discussion on The Edison's of Fort Myers
Tom Smoot talked about his book, The Edisons of Fort Myers, in which he discusses Thomas Edison’s love of Fort…