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  • Wupatki National Monument
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    Wupatki National Monument

    Wupatki National Monument offers a look at how people lived 900 years ago. Lauren Carter, an iterpreter with the National Park Service, showed the remains of the Wupatki Pueblo and explained how its…

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  • Jean Lafitte
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    Jean Lafitte

    In the early 19th century, Jean Lafitte operated as a privateer across Southern Louisiana. McNeese State University Professor Keagan LeJeune explained what brought Lafitte to South Western Louisiana and…

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  • Northern Arizona Lumber Industry
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    Northern Arizona Lumber Industry

    Riordan Mansion manager Nikki Lober gave a tour of the home of Timothy and Michael Riordan, operators of the Arizona Lumber and Timber Company. The lumber industry played a major role in the early…

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  • USS Orleck Naval Museum
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    USS Orleck Naval Museum

    The USS Orleck was a Gearing-class destroyer that served in the U.S. Navy from 1945-1982. Museum Executive Director Ron Williams explained the role the ship played during the Vietnam War, and guide Stephen…

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  • Tour of Flagstaff
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    Tour of Flagstaff

    Meg Roederer, communications specialist with the Flagstaff Convention and Visitors Bureau, gave a tour of the city and highlighted some of its unique locations. C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs)…

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  • Mardi Gras Museum
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    Mardi Gras Museum

    Anne Monlezun, founder of the Mardi Gras Museum, shared how Mardi Gras came about, and Museum Director David Faulk gave a tour of the museum. C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their…

    207 views
  • Maude Reid Scrapbooks
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    Maude Reid Scrapbooks

    Maude Reid was born in Lake Charles in 1882. She created more than a dozen scrapbooks collecting stories about Lake Charles' history. McNeese State University Professor Keagan LeJeune shared their contents.…

    177 views
  • emLegendary Louisiana Outlawsem
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    Legendary Louisiana Outlaws

    Jean Lafitte operated as a privateer and pirate across Southern Louisiana in the early 19th century. Keagan LeJeune explained what brought Lafitte to this region and shared some of the stories associated…

    677 views
  • emThe Enemy Withinem
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    The Enemy Within

    During the Civil War, there was massive growth of the federal government and the lack of regulations made the rise of government corruption inevitable. Michael Smith recounted some of the scandals and how…

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  • emLost Lake Charlesem
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    Lost Lake Charles

    Lake Charles, Louisiana, began as a “no man’s land” that was home to pirates, cowboys, and runaway slaves. In his book, Lost Lake Charles, Adley Cormier chronicled how this region of Louisiana went on to…

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  • Book TV in Lake Charles Louisiana
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    Book TV in Lake Charles, Louisiana

    C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2018 LCV Cities Tour” in Lake Charles, Louisiana, from August 18-22, 2018, to feature the history and literary life of the…

    138 views
  • Mossville History Project
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    Mossville History Project

    Located just outside of Lake Charles, Mossville was a once thriving community. Today it is surrounded by chemical manufacturing plants. Learn how the town’s history is being preserved and see what the city…

    801 views
  • Tour of Lake Charles Lousiana
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    Tour of Lake Charles, Lousiana

    Author Adley Cormier gave a tour of the Lake Charles, Louisiana, and highlighted some of its unique locations. C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2018 LCV Cities…

    962 views
  • American History TV in Lake Charles Louisiana
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    American History TV in Lake Charles, Louisiana

    C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2018 LCV Cities Tour” in Lake Charles, Louisiana, from August 18-22, 2018, to feature the history and literary life of the…

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  • emToussaint Louvertureem
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    Toussaint Louverture

    In August of 1791, the only successful slave revolt began in the modern day nation of Haiti. Philippe Girard recounted the life of the former slave whose rose to lead a revolution and ultimately bringing…

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  • emRemapping SecondWave Feminismem
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    Remapping Second-Wave Feminism

    In her book, Remapping Second-Wave Feminism, Janet Allured examined the feminist movement in Louisiana and explained the unique issues they encountered compared to their counterparts in the north.…

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  • Flagstaffs Lunar Legacy
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    Flagstaff's Lunar Legacy

    Established in 1894 by Percival Lowell, the Lowell Observatory would become the site of many discoveries. Kevin Schindler, historian at Lowell Observatory, talked about the role it played in the Apollo…

    149 views
  • Fred Harvey Company in the American Southwest
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    Fred Harvey Company in the American Southwest

    Northern Arizona University’s Cline Library Special Collections and Archives houses the Fred Harvey Company records consisting of menus, brochures, artwork and many other items. Archivist Sean Evans…

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  • TransAlaska Pipeline
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    Trans-Alaska Pipeline

    The Trans-Alaska Pipeline stretches 420 miles across Alaska from Prudhoe Bay to Valdez, Alaska. Betsy Haines, Alyeska Pipeline’s Vice President of Risk and Technical Support, explained the challenges of…

    356 views
  • Ladd Army Air Force Base During World War II
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    Ladd Army Air Force Base During World War II

    During World War II, Ladd Army Airfield in Fairbanks was a hub for the lend-lease policy between the U.S. and Russia. Ladd Army Air Field historian Mike Ferguson explained how thousands of American plans,…

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