John Fremont's Oregon Expedition

Photographer Loren Irving talked about John C. Fremont’s expedition through central Oregon. Fremont was an American military… read more

Photographer Loren Irving talked about John C. Fremont’s expedition through central Oregon. Fremont was an American military officer tapped to map and describe the Oregon Trail in the 1840s. Once he completed his journey, Fremont decided to continue his travels south through Central Oregon, Nevada and California. 

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2014 LCV Cities Tour” in Bend, Oregon, from March 3-5, to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the BendBroadband 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

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

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Bend, Oregon, United States
First Aired:
Apr 5, 2014
Last Aired:
Sep 6, 2014

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  • Apr 05, 2014 | 6:42pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 06, 2014 | 2:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 06, 2014 | 9:45pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 07, 2014 | 1:45am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 07, 2014 | 4:02am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 27, 2014 | 10:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 28, 2014 | 2:03am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 28, 2014 | 6:04am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 02, 2014 | 10:45am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 03, 2014 | 2:44pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 04, 2014 | 4:45am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 05, 2014 | 10:11pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Sep 06, 2014 | 1:57am EDT | C-SPAN 1
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