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  • Economic History of Burlington
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    Economic History of Burlington

    Burlington historian Vince Feeney talked about the diverse history of the city, from the lumber and textile industries to its politics. C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their…

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  • Representative Peter Welch Interview
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    Representative Peter Welch Interview

    Representative Peter Welch (D-VT) talked about Vermont’s economy and agriculture. C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2017 LCV Cities Tour” in Burlington, Vermont,…

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  • Steamboat Ticonderoga
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    Steamboat Ticonderoga

    Chip Stulen, director of preservation at the Shelburne Museum, talked about the steamboat’s nearly 50 years of service. The Ticonderoga was the last steamboat to operate on Lake Champlain. C-SPAN’s…

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  • Life and Influence of Ira Allen
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    Life and Influence of Ira Allen

    Burlington historian Vince Feeney talked about Ira Allen’s influence on the city. Ira Allen, the youngest brother of Ethan Allen, helped found the University of Vermont in 1791. C-SPAN’s Local Content…

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  • Ethan Allen Homestead Museum
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    Ethan Allen Homestead Museum

    Dan O’Neil, executive director of the Ethan Allen Homestead Museum, talked about Allen’s controversial life and how he came to settle in Burlington, Vermont. Ethan Allen is often called the father of…

    63 views
  • History of Lake Champlain
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    History of Lake Champlain

    Jeff Hindes of the Lake Champlain Maritime Museum talked about the lake and its role in war and commerce. Lake Champlain was an essential part of the history and economy of Burlington, Vermont.…

    177 views
  • American History TV in Burlington Vermont
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    American History TV in Burlington, Vermont

    C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2017 LCV Cities Tour” in Burlington, Vermont, from September 16-20, to feature the history and literary life of the…

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  • emSenator Leahyem
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    Senator Leahy

    Philip Baruth talked about his book Senator Leahy: A Life in Scenes, in which he explores some of the highlights of Senator Leahy’s (D-CT) political career and his impact on the state of Vermont. Born in…

    37 views
  • emRaven Rockem
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    Raven Rock

    Garrett Graff, author of Raven Rock: The Story of the U.S. Government’s Secret Plan to Save Itself - While the Rest of Us Die, described how Raven Rock and other underground bunkers were built by the U.S.…

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  • University of Vermont Special Collections
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    University of Vermont Special Collections

    Archivist Chris Burns showed items the University of Vermont’s special collections highlighting Congressional papers of Vermont politicians including former Burlington Mayor Bernie Sanders. C-SPAN’s…

    58 views
  • emUnshackling Americaem
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    Unshackling America

    Willard Sterne Randall talked about his book Unshackling America, in which he contends that the American Revolution didn’t end with the Treaty of Paris but continued until the War of 1812. C-SPAN’s…

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  • emThe Full Vermontyem
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    The Full Vermonty

    Author Bill Mares and cartoonist Jeff Danziger talked about their book The Full Vermonty: Vermont in the Age of Trump, in which they share the attitude in the state after the 2016 presidential election and…

    47 views
  • Book TV in Burlington Vermont
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    Book TV in Burlington, Vermont

    C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2017 LCV Cities Tour” in Burlington, Vermont, from September 16-20, to feature the history and literary life of the…

    46 views
  • Mayor Huether on Sioux Falls South Dakota
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    Mayor Huether on Sioux Falls, South Dakota

    Sioux Falls Mayor Mike Huether talked about the city’s agriculture and economy. C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2017 LCV Cities Tour” in Sioux Falls, South…

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  • Railroad History in Vermont
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    Railroad History in Vermont

    Shelburne Museum Director of Preservation Chip Stulen highlighted items that tell the story of what traveling through Vermont by train would have been like in the early 1900s. The Shelburne Museum offerings…

    132 views
  • Maine Historical Society Archives Artifacts
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    Maine Historical Society Archives Artifacts

    Jamie Kingman Rice highlighted some of the items in the Maine Historical Society’s archives, including a lock of George Washington’s hair and a letter book belonging to Benedict Arnold. C-SPAN’s Local…

    241 views
  • Portland Observatory
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    Portland Observatory

    Alessa Wylie gave a tour of the Portland Observatory and shows off its views of Portland, Maine. The Portland Observatory is a maritime signal tower built in 1807. C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles…

    145 views
  • Tate House Museum
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    Tate House Museum

    Tate House Museum docent Bill Gousse talked about owner Captain George Tate’s role as Portland’s mast agent and gave a tour of the home. The Tate House is one of the oldest surviving colonial-era homes in…

    194 views
  • Representative Chellie Pingree Interview
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    Representative Chellie Pingree Interview

    Representative Chellie Pingree (D-ME) talked about Portland, Maine, the state’s organic farming industry, and why she entered politics. C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their…

    53 views
  • Driving Tour of Portland Maine
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    Driving Tour of Portland, Maine

    Robert Witkowski, creative director of Visit Portland, gave a tour of Portland, Maine, and highlighted some of its historic locations. C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their…

    312 views
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