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    C-SPAN Cities Tour in Scottsdale, Arizona, Part 2

    C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2016 LCV Cities Tour” in Scottsdale, Arizona, from October 6-12 to feature the history and literary life of the…

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    C-SPAN Cities Tour in Tempe Arizona, Part 2

    C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2016 LCV Cities Tour” in Tempe, Arizona, from October 1-6 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working…

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    Winning Their Place

    Heidi Osselaer talked about her book Winning Their Place: Arizona Women in Politics, 1883-1950, in which she shares the history of Arizona women who played and important role in shaping the state’s early…

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    Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community

    Blessing McAnlis-Vasquez talked about the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community near Scottsdale, Arizona. Established in 1879, the community is made up of two Native American tribes: the Pima and the…

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    Winifred Scott and the Founding of Scottsdale

    Marshall Trimble talked about the founding of Scottsdale, Arizona, and shared the story of Winifred Scott, a Civil War hero who saw potential in the Arizona Salt River Valley. C-SPAN’s Local Content…

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    Frank Lloyd Wright Home Taliesin West

    Fred Prozzillo gave a tour of the grounds of Frank Lloyd Wright’s Taliesin West home in Scottsdale, Arizona, and talked about why the home is believed to be the most personal of the architect’s creations.…

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    American History TV in Scottsdale, Arizona

    C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2016 LCV Cities Tour” in Scottsdale, Arizona, from October 6-12 to feature the history and literary life of the…

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    Arizona Outlaws and Lawmen

    Marshall Trimble talked about his book Arizona Outlaws and Lawmen: Gunslingers, Bandits, Heroes and Peacekeepers, in which he recounts the stories of some of the outlaws in the Arizona Territory in the 19th…

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    The 66 Kid

    Bob Boze Bell talked about his book The 66 Kid: Raised on the Mother Road: Growing Up on Route 66, the World’s Most Famous Two-Lane Blacktop, in which he recalls his life in Kingman, Arizona, located on…

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    Book TV in Scottsdale, Arizona

    C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2016 LCV Cities Tour” in Scottsdale, Arizona, from October 6-12 to feature the history and literary life of the…

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    C-SPAN Cities Tour in Tempe, Arizona, Part 1

    C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2016 LCV Cities Tour” in Tempe, Arizona, from October 1-6 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working…

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    Mayor Jim Lane on the City of Scottsdale, Arizona

    Mayor Jim Lane spoke about the city of Scottsdale, Arizona, as scenes of the city were shown. He talked about the economic impact of tourism on the city. He was interviewed in his office in Scottsdale City…

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    Niels Petersen House

    The Niels Petersen House in Tempe, Arizona, was profiled. Built in 1892 by Mr. Petersen and his wife, the Victorian era home reflects Mr. Petersen’s success in agriculture and other pursuits. C-SPAN’s…

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    Boat Tour of Tempe, Arizona

    Kris Baxter gave a boat tour of Tempe, Arizona, on the city’s man-made Town Lake. Ms. Baxter talked about the history of the city, water issues, the economy, the economic impact of the lake, and the presence…

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    Post-World War II Growth in Arizona

    Marshall Shore talked about what led to the population boom in Phoenix, Arizona, and surrounding towns such as Tempe following World War II. C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their…

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    Charles Hayden and the Founding of Tempe, Arizona

    Jared Smith talked about Charles Hayden, the man often credited with the founding of the city of Tempe, Arizona. In 1858, Mr. Hayden came to the Arizona territoriy and began running freight to army posts,…

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    Senators Barry Goldwater and Carl Hayden Collections

    Rob Spindler showed items from the collections of former Senators Barry Goldwater (R-AZ) and Carl Hayden (D-AZ) that are housed at Arizona State University. Mr. Spindler showed some of the personal and…

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    American History TV in Tempe, Arizona

    C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2016 LCV Cities Tour” in Tempe, Arizona, from October 1-6 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working…

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    George Hunt

    David Berman talked about his book, George Hunt: Arizona’s Crusading Seven-Term Governor, about how Governor Hunt (D-AZ) fought for change in Arizona throughout his seven terms. Governor Hunt’s political…

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    Book TV in Tempe, Arizona

    C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2016 LCV Cities Tour” in Tempe, Arizona, from October 1-6 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working…

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