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  • Mayor Ethan Strimling and Jon Jennings on the City of Portland Maine
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    Mayor Ethan Strimling and Jon Jennings on the City of Portland, Maine

    City Manager Jon Jennings and Mayor Ethan Strimling talked about the history and politics of the city of Portland, Maine.

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  • James OSullivan and Grand Coulee Dam
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    James O'Sullivan and Grand Coulee Dam

    Stephanie Plowman highlighted items from Gonzaga University’s James O’Sullivan collection. Mr. O’Sullivan played an instrumental role in the development of the Grand Coulee Dam, about 90 miles northwest of…

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  • Old Manse and Ralph Waldo Emerson
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    Old Manse and Ralph Waldo Emerson

    Christie Jackson talked about Ralph Waldo Emerson’s time in the home as well as other writers, such as Henry David Thoreau, Nathanial Hawthorne, and Margaret Fuller, who spent time there. Ralph Waldo Emerson…

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  • Driving Tour of Concord New Hampshire
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    Driving Tour of Concord, New Hampshire

    Former New Hampshire Supreme Court Associate Justice Chuck Douglas gave a driving tour of Concord, New Hampshire, and highlighted some of its historic locations. C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs)…

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  • French Exploration of South Dakota
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    French Exploration of South Dakota

    Jay Vogt showed a marker left by explorers Francois and Louis Joseph Veredrye near Pierre, South Dakota. The brothers are thought to be the first white men to set foot in what is now South Dakota.…

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  • South Dakota Trail of Governors
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    South Dakota Trail of Governors

    Tony Venhuizen provided a tour of life-sized bronze statues that make up the Trail of Governors. Mr. Venhuizen highlighted a few of these governors and shares how they helped shape South Dakota.…

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  • Lewis and Clark Expedition in South Dakota
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    Lewis and Clark Expedition in South Dakota

    Jay Vogt talked about the Lewis and Clark expedition’s encounter with members of the Lakota Sioux at a spot along the Missouri River that is now Pierre, South Dakota. C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles…

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  • Governor Dennis Daugaard Interview
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    Governor Dennis Daugaard Interview

    Governor Dennis Daugaard (R-SD) talked about the history of South Dakota, its economy, and challenges facing the state today. C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2017 LCV…

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  • South Dakota State Capitol
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    South Dakota State Capitol

    Tony Venhuizen gave a tour of South Dakota’s State Capitol and shared the story of the state’s history through some of the building’s architecture and design. C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs)…

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  • South Dakota Historical Society Press
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    South Dakota Historical Society Press

    Nancy Tystad-Koupal provided insight into the challenge to remind the nation of the rich history surrounding the American frontier and the critical role it played in the country’s growth. The South Dakota…

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  • Pioneer Girl Project
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    Pioneer Girl Project

    Nancy Tystad-Koupal provided insight into the Pioneer Girl Project, the significance of publishing the manuscripts of Laura Ingalls Wilder’s autobiography, and the importance of exploring Laura Ingalls Wilder’s…

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  • emCowboy Lifeem
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    Cowboy Life

    Cathie Draine talked about her book Cowboy Life: The Letters of George Philip, in which she looks at the letters left by her cowboy grandfather that portray the challenges of a cowboy’s life on the open…

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  • State of the News Media
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    State of the News Media

    Bob Mercer talked about the impact of the internet on the news industry, including on the quality and consistency of information portrayed to citizens in not only South Dakota but also the entire nation.…

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  • emControlled Recklessnessem
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    Controlled Recklessness

    Nathan Sanderson talked about his book Controlled Recklessness: Ed Lemmon and the Open Range, in which he explores the life and impact of Ed Lemmon, the well-known cowboy responsible for…

    264 views
  • Mayor Harding on Pierre South Dakota
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    Mayor Harding on Pierre, South Dakota

    Mayor Steve Harding talked about the history and politics of Pierre, South Dakota. C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2017 LCV Cities Tour” in Pierre, South…

    92 views
  • American History TV in Concord New Hampshire
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    American History TV in Concord, New Hampshire

    C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2017 LCV Cities Tour” in Concord, New Hampshire, from July 22-28 to feature the history and literary life of the…

    64 views
  • New Hampshire Statehouse
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    New Hampshire Statehouse

    Virginia Drew, director of the New Hampshire Statehouse Visitors Center, gave a tour of the building, which opened in 1819 and is the oldest state capitol in which the legislature meets in their original…

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  • Legacy of Christa McAuliffe
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    Legacy of Christa McAuliffe

    Robert Veilleux, a finalist for the Teacher in Space program, talked about Christa McAuliffe’s approach to teaching and her legacy in New Hampshire. Concord, New Hampshire, teacher Christa McAuliffe was one…

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  • Discovering New Hampshire Exhibit
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    Discovering New Hampshire Exhibit

    Elizabeth Dubrulle highlighted items in the New Hampshire Historical Society’s collections that tell the story of New Hampshire’s history. Founded in 1823, the New Hampshire Historical Society is the fifth…

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  • Book TV in Concord New Hampshire
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    Book TV in Concord, New Hampshire

    C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2017 LCV Cities Tour” in Concord, New Hampshire, from July 22-28 to feature the history and literary life of the…

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