Tocqueville in France

The Tocqueville series was launched with a live program from the Normandy, France chateau of the Tocqueville family. Descendants of… read more

The Tocqueville series was launched with a live program from the Normandy, France chateau of the Tocqueville family. Descendants of Alexis de Tocqueville and Gustave de Beaumont, Tocqueville scholars and others discussed the family origins and history of both men. The guests answered viewer telephone calls throughout the program. Comte Guy d’Herouville’s late wife was the great-great-great-niece of Alexis de Tocqueville, and she was the last person to bear the Tocqueville name. Jean-Guillame and Alexis d’Herouville are the sons of Comte Guy. Neither Alexis de Tocqueville nor Gustave de Beaumont had children themselves. Marquis Pierre de Beaumont is the great-great-great nephew of Gustave de Beaumont. close

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

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Tocqueville in France

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Program ID:
80259-1
Category:
C-SPAN Specials
Format:
Call-In
Location:
France
First Aired:
Apr 26, 1997
Last Aired:
Oct 2, 2007

Airing Details

  • Apr 26, 1997 | 8:02am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 26, 1997 | 8:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 27, 1997 | 12:04am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 30, 1997 | 12:04pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 24, 2001 | 12:30am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 27, 2001 | 12:30am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 28, 2001 | 12:30pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 31, 2001 | 12:30am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 03, 2001 | 12:30am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 04, 2001 | 12:30pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • May 15, 2001 | 11:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 18, 2001 | 11:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 20, 2001 | 11:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 02, 2007 | 8:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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