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American History TV Promotions: Weekend of August 27-29, 2016

C-SPAN3's American History TV 8am Saturday - 8am Monday August 27-29, 2016  *************************************************** Saturday 8:50pm ET View Post

All Weekend. Every Weekend. On C-SPAN3.

Covering American History C-SPAN style: with event coverage, eyewitness accounts, and discussions with authors, historians and teachers. Every weekend from 8am ET Saturday to 8am ET Monday on C-SPAN3.

In January, 2011, C-SPAN expanded its programming offerings with a new history-based service airing weekends on C-SPAN3. American History TV (AHTV) features programming geared toward history lovers with 48 hours every weekend of people and events that document the American story.

C-SPAN began C-SPAN3 operations in January 2001 as a digital service. C-SPAN3 is currently available in 49 million digital cable TV households and is streamed live online at C-SPAN.org.

At the time of the launch of American History TV, C-SPAN co-president Susan Swain said: "We’re hoping American History TV does for history enthusiasts what Book TV has done for non-fiction book lovers."

Upcoming Programs

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    Harry Truman and Public Service

    Former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright speaks with historian Michael Beschloss about Harry Truman’s commitment to…

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    NASA Viking Mission to Mars

    NASA historians discuss the Viking program, which landed the first U.S. spacecraft on Mars on July 20, 1976. They also…

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