Book TV in Beaumont, Texas

Hosted by their Time-Warner Cable partners, the Local Content Vehicle staff visited numerous locations to explore the history and literary… read more

Hosted by their Time-Warner Cable partners, the Local Content Vehicle staff visited numerous locations to explore the history and literary culture of Beaumont, Texas, where the oil industry in Texas got its start. These are the segments that aired on Book TV:

The Book Bazaar

Theodore Roosevelt Abroad: Nature, Empire, and the Journey of an American President

Books of Hours Exhibition

Betting, Booze and Brothels: Vice, Corruption, and Justice in Jefferson County, Texas

Lamar University Library Special Collections

Making of Medieval Manuscripts

Race Relations at the Margins: Slaves and Poor Whites in the Antebellum Southern Countryside

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2012 LCV Cities Tour” in Beaumont, Texas, on January 9-13 to visit literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. The history segments air on American History TV (AHTV) and the literary events/non-fiction author segments air on BookTV. close

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

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Book TV in Beaumont, Texas

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Program ID:
49781-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Video Magazine
Location:
Beaumont, Texas, United States
First Aired:
Feb 4, 2012

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  • Feb 04, 2012 | 12:01pm EST | C-SPAN 2
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