Gateway Arch

Bob Moore visited Gateway Arch in St. Louis, Missouri, and talked about its history. Gateway Arch is the nation’s tallest… read more

Bob Moore visited Gateway Arch in St. Louis, Missouri, and talked about its history. Gateway Arch is the nation’s tallest monument at 630 feet. Designed by architect Eero Saarinen, the arch commemorates Thomas Jefferson and role of St. Louis in the westward expansion of the United States. 

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2014 LCV Cities Tour” in St. Louis, Missouri, from May 17-21 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Charter 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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Gateway Arch

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319667-1
Category:
Vignette
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Vignette
Location:
St. Louis, Missouri, United States
First Aired:
Jun 22, 2014
Last Aired:
Jun 23, 2014

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  • Jun 22, 2014 | 2:17pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 23, 2014 | 4:18am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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