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  • Representative Paul Tonko on Saratoga Springs and Legislation
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    Representative Paul Tonko on Saratoga Springs and Legislation

    Representative Paul Tonko (D-NY) explained how the Saratoga Springs area’s natural resources impact his legislative decisions. C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2017…

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  • Horse Racing in Saratoga Springs
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    Horse Racing in Saratoga Springs

    Saratoga Springs is home to the Saratoga Race Course. Author and historian Allan Carter talks about its history and how it shaped the city. C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their…

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  • Canfield Casino
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    Canfield Casino

    Saratoga Springs Museum executive director James Parillo shared the history of the Canfield Casino from its original owner John Morrisey to the present day museum. C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles…

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  • Hot Springs of Saratoga Springs
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    Hot Springs of Saratoga Springs

    The springs have brought visitors to this area for centuries turning Saratoga Springs into a mecca for healthy living and healing. Saratoga Spa State Park’s environmental educator Alli Schweizer discussed…

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  • History of Saratoga Springs
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    History of Saratoga Springs

    Spas, horse racing, casinos and gambling have dominated much of Saratoga Springs culture. Saratoga Springs History Museum executive director James Parillo discussed the various eras of the city’s history.…

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  • Representative Stefanik on Her District and American Revolution
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    Representative Stefanik on Her District and American Revolution

    Representative Elise Stefanik (R-NY) talked about how the 21st congressional district played a role in the American Revolution.

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  • Driving Tour of Saratoga Springs
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    Driving Tour of Saratoga Springs

    Saratoga Tours owner Charlie Kuenzel gave a driving tour of the city of Saratoga Springs to highlight some of its unique locations. C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their…

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  • em150 Years of Racing in Saratogaem
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    150 Years of Racing in Saratoga

    Author and Historian Allan Carter explained how thoroughbred racing came to upstate New York and the impact the Saratoga Race Course has had on the city. C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a…

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  • Saratoga Springs Public Library
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    Saratoga Springs Public Library

    Local history librarian Lorie Wies featured some of the collections located at the Saratoga Springs Public Library. C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2017 LCV Cities…

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    Sheer Madness

    Andrew McKenna detailed how opioid addiction took him from a career as a federal prosecutor to an inmate in federal prison. C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2017 LCV…

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    Solomon Northup

    In 1841, Solomon Northup, a free-born African American, was kidnapped and sold into slavery until his rescue. Historian David Fiske chronicled Solomon’s life in Saratoga Springs before his kidnapping and the…

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  • Memoirs of Ulysses S Grant
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    Memoirs of Ulysses S. Grant

    In the summer of 1885, former President Ulysses S. Grant died in his cottage on Mt. McGregor, located outside of Saratoga Springs. Historian Ben Kemp toured the cabin and talked about Grant’s determination…

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    Saratoga Springs

    Historian Field Horne told the history of Saratoga Springs from its start as a resort town to a major tourist destination with the introduction of horse racing. C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs)…

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  • Book TV in Saratoga Springs NY
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    Book TV in Saratoga Springs, NY

    C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2017 LCV Cities Tour” in Saratoga Springs, New York, from September 20-27, to feature the history and literary life of the…

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  • Saratoga National Historic Park
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    Saratoga National Historic Park

    In 1777, the Battles of Saratoga were fought in Saratoga Springs and became the turning point in the Revolutionary War for American victory. Saratoga National Historic Park ranger Eric Schnitzer talked about…

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  • Mayor Yepsen on Saratoga Springs New York
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    Mayor Yepsen on Saratoga Springs, New York

    Mayor Joanne Yepsen talked about the history and politics of Saratoga Springs, New York. C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2017 LCV Cities Tour” in Saratoga…

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  • Negro Leagues Baseball
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    Negro Leagues Baseball

    Bob Kendrick, president and CEO of the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum, shared the history of the league in Kansas City and how the integration of Major League Baseball led to other actions in the civil rights…

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  • Thomas Hart Benton Home
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    Thomas Hart Benton Home

    Steve Sitton provided a tour of Thomas Hart Benton’s home, including his art studio, where he died in 1975. Thomas Hart Benton was an influential artist and Missouri native. C-SPAN’s Local Content…

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  • Mayor James on Kansas City Missouri
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    Mayor James on Kansas City, Missouri

    Mayor Sly James talked about the city of Kansas City, Missouri, and its role in the Civil Rights Movement. C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2017 LCV Cities Tour”…

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  • George Kessler and the City Beautiful Movement
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    George Kessler and the City Beautiful Movement

    Mark McHenry shared the story of Landscape architect George Kessler, who was instrumental in laying out Kansas City, Missouri’s park and boulevard system. C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a…

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