Filter by

John E. Splaine Paul Orgel

Videos

Sorted by Most Recent Airing
Showing 1 - 5 of 5
  • Tocqueville in Memphis
    Last Aired

    Tocqueville in Memphis

    Alexis de Tocqueville and Gustave de Beaumont arrived in Memphis by stagecoach in December 1831 and stayed there eight days before they could begin their steamboat trip to New Orleans.…

    109 views
  • Tocqueville in Nashville
    Last Aired

    Tocqueville in Nashville

    Alexis de Tocqueville and Gustave de Beaumont visited Nashville, Tennessee, in December 1831 while on their way downriver to New Orleans. Guests at the Hermitage, the home of President Jackson, talked…

    242 views
  • Tocqueville on Equality in America
    Last Aired

    Tocqueville on Equality in America

    Alexis de Tocqueville and Gustave de Beaumont visited Wheeling, West Virginia on their way down the Ohio River in November 1831 after a steamboat accident. Guests talked about Tocqueville’s…

    132 views
  • Tocqueville in Cambridge
    Last Aired

    Tocqueville in Cambridge

    Alexis de Tocqueville and Gustave de Beaumont visited Boston in September and October 1831. Reverend Peter Gomes talked about Jared Sparks, with whom Tocqueville talked about the New…

    103 views
  • Tocqueville in Fort Brewerton
    Last Aired

    Tocqueville in Fort Brewerton

    Alexis de Tocqueville and Gustave de Beaumont visited Fort Brewerton on their westward toward Buffalo in July 1831.Professor John Splaine talked about highlights of Tocqueville’s trip through the…

    137 views