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  • 1967 Detroit Rebellion
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    1967 Detroit Rebellion

    Panelists talked about different aspects of the 1967 Detroit Rebellion. The Detroit Rebellion, also known as 12th Street Riot, began on July 23, 1967 following a police raid on an…

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  • 1967 Detroit Rebellion Introduction
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    1967 Detroit Rebellion, Introduction

    Professor Emeritus Beth Bates talked about about how the 1967 Detroit rebellion began. The Detroit Rebellion, also known as 12th Street Riot, began on July 23, 1967, following a police raid…

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  • Hearing on Flint Michigan Water Contamination
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    Flint, Michigan Drinking Water Contamination

    Gina McCarthy and Governor Rick Snyder (R-MI) testified at a hearing on the Safe Drinking Water Act and lead contamination of the water supply in Flint, Michigan. Governor Snyder apologized…

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  • Representative Daniel Kildee on Aid for Flint Michigan
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    Representative Daniel Kildee on Aid for Flint, Michigan

    Representative Daniel Kildee (D-MI) spoke on the House floor about the need to fund aid for treating the contaminated water of Flint, Michigan.

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  • Michigan Electors Vote in Lansing
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    Michigan 2016 Electors Meeting

    Michigan electors met in Lansing to cast their ballots for president. President-elect Donald Trump won the state’s popular vote.

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  • Michigan 1st Congressional District Debate
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    Michigan 1st Congressional District Debate

    Candidates for Michigan’s 1st Congressional District, Lon Johnson (D) and Jack Bergman (R), met in a debate in Traverse City. Topics included health care, the environment, national…

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  • Book TV in Grand Rapids Michigan
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    Book TV in Grand Rapids, Michigan

    C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2016 LCV Cities Tour” in Grand Rapids, Michigan, from June 23-29 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working…

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  • American History TV in Grand Rapids Michigan
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    American History TV in Grand Rapids, Michigan

    C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2016 LCV Cities Tour” in Grand Rapids, Michigan, from June 23-29 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Comcast…

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  • House Debate on Funding for Flint Michigan
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    House Debate on Funding for Flint, Michigan

    As part of debate on the House water resources bill, members debated an amendment to add funds to the bill to help the city of Flint, Michigan, deal with its water crisis. The amendment was…

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  • Streets of Old Grand Rapids Exhibit
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    "Streets of Old Grand Rapids" Exhibit

    Alex Forist gave a tour of the “Streets of Old Grand Rapids” exhibit at the Grand Rapids Public Museum. Mr. Forist talked about what the city looked like before the turn of the twentieth century and what…

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  • Furniture City Exhibit
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    "Furniture City" Exhibit

    Alex Forist gave a tour of the “Furniture City” exhibit at the Grand Rapids Public Museum. He explained how the city became known for its furniture production and showed some of the exhibit’s most notable…

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    Thin Ice

    Gordon Olson. co-editor of Thin Ice: Coming of Age in Grand Rapids, talked about the coming of age stories of notable people who grew up in Grand Rapids, Michigan, including President Gerald Ford and singer…

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  • Mayor Bliss on Grand Rapids Michigan
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    Mayor Bliss on Grand Rapids, Michigan

    Mayor Rosalynn Bliss spoke about the history and politics of Grand Rapids, Michigan, as scenes and still images of the city were shown.

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  • Book TV in Port Huron Michigan
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    Book TV in Port Huron, Michigan

    C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2016 LCV Cities Tour” in Port Huron, Michigan, from June 18-23 to feature the history and literary life of the…

    131 views
  • Blue Water Bridge
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    Blue Water Bridge

    Suzette Kuschell talked about the Blue Water Bridge, which connects Port Huron, Michigan, to Canada. She spoke about how the route was vital to trade, dating back to the 19th century, and explained how the…

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  • Mayor Repp on Port Huron Michigan
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    Mayor Repp on Port Huron, Michigan

    Mayor Pauline Repp talked about the city of Port Huron, Michigan, as still images and scenes of the city were shown. She spoke about the city’s efforts to rebound from economic difficulties, clean water…

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    Postcards of Port Huron, 1880-1960

    T.J. Gaffney talked about his book, Postcards of Port Huron, 1880-1960, about how the city of Port Huron, Michigan, is portrayed in historic images and postcards. C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs)…

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  • Fort Gratiot Lighthouse
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    Fort Gratiot Lighthouse

    Dennis Delor gave a tour of the Fort Gratiot Lighthouse, the first lighthouse in the state of Michigan, and talked about the history of the site. She explained how the site began as a military post to guard…

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  • emRails Around the Thumbem
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    Rails Around the Thumb

    T.J. Gaffney talked about his book Rails Around the Thumb, about the role of railroads in the development of Michigan’s “thumb” region and their impact on Thomas Edison’s life. C-SPAN’s Local Content…

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  • Interview with Mike Connell
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    Interview with Mike Connell

    Mike Connell talked about Michigan politics and the history of the city of Port Huron. He also spoke about the challenges facing the city as it rebounds from economic recession, as well as the state of the…

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