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    Digitization of Franklin D. Roosevelt's Filmed Speeches

    Matthew Hanson and Christina Kovac described their efforts to make high resolution digital copies of 10 of President Franklin D. Roosevelt’s most important speeches. They showed clips of…

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    Open Phones

    Headlines from the day’s newspapers were read and telephone lines were open for viewer comments on the question, “Can President Trump unite the country?” Video clips from the previous day were shown from President Trump’s inaugural…

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    White House Statement

    White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer made a statement to reporters in the briefing room criticizing the media’s coverage of the previous day’s inauguration and estimates of the size of the crowds on the…

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    Eyes on the Street

    Robert Kanigel talked about his book Eyes on the Street: The Life of Jane Jacobs, in which he recalls the life of author and activist Jane Jacobs (1916-2006), whose thoughts on city…

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    President Trump Remarks at the Central Intelligence Agency

    President Trump spoke to employees in the lobby of the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) headquarters in Langley, Virginia. It was his first event on his first full day as president.

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    The Electrifying Fall of Rainbow City

    Professor Margaret Creighton talked about her book The Electrifying Fall of Rainbow City: Spectacle and Assassination at the 1901 World’s Fair, in which she recalls the assassination of President…

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    Weekly Democratic Address

    Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) delivered the first Democratic weekly address the day after the inauguration of President Trump. He talked about the Democratic Party’s domestic…

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    The Framers' Coup

    Michael Klarman talked about his book The Framers' Coup: The Making of the United States Constitution, in which he recalls the drafting of the U.S. Constitution, from its tenuous start, according to…

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    Sights and Sounds of the Women's March on Washington

    The Women’s March on Washington took place one day after the inauguration of President Donald Trump. Scenes of the marchers leaving the National Mall were shown.

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    C-SPAN Bus Student Feature from Hampton, VIrginia

    While the C-SPAN 2016 Campaign Bus was at Hampton High School in Hampton, Virginia, students produced a video feature that was shown on the December 20, 2016, edition of the Hampton City Schools…

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    Open Phones on the Women's March on Washington

    Telephone lines were open for comments after the Women’s March on Washington the day after the inauguration of President Donald Trump. Live scenes of the marchers leaving the National Mall…

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    Joe Klein on Politics and Literature

    Joe Klein spoke about politics and literature at the 35th annual Key West Literary Seminar.

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    Legendary Locals of Harrisburg

    Todd Mealy talked about his book, Legendary Locals of Harrisburg. Mr. Mealy spoke about the life of abolitionist William Howard Day of Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs)…

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    World War I at Sea

    Professor John Kuehn talked about the naval war between Britain and Germany during World War I. “The Great War at Sea - 1916, Year of Decision?” was part of a two-day symposium hosted by…

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    Unicorn in Captivity

    Marian Dornell talked about her book Unicorn in Captivity, a collection of poems that shares the story of Pennsylvania’s enslaved African Americans. C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop…

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    City Contented, City Discontented

    Michael Barton talked about his book City Contented, City Discontented: A Modern Day History of Harrisburg, in which he chronicles the history that helped shape modern day Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.…

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    1839 Whig Convention

    Howard Parker spoke about the 1839 Whig Convention. He talked about the backroom deals and trickery that led to the nomination of William Henry Harrison to be the party’s presidential candidate. This was the party’s…

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    Slavery and the Underground Railroad in South Central Pennsylvania

    Cooper Wingert talked about his book Slavery and the Underground Railroad in South Central Pennsylvania, in which he looks at the struggles between slavery and abolition in the state. C-SPAN’s Local…

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    Blood at the Root

    Patrick Phillips talked about his book Blood at the Root: A Racial Cleansing in America, in which he recalls the murder of a young girl in Forsyth County, Georgia, in 1912 and the…

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