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    James G. Blaine and the Blaine House

    Maine State Historian Earle Shettleworth talked about Maine’s governor’s mansion and its namesake James G. Blaine, an American political figure during the mid to late 19th century. C-SPAN’s Local…

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    The Lobster Chronicles

    Ms. Greenlaw spoke about her book, The Lobster Chronicles: Life on a Very Small Island, published by Hyperion. Sebastian Junger wrote about her experiences as a swordboat captain in his book, The…

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    Civil War Documents at the Maine State Archives

    David Cheever spoke about the Civil War and its impact on the State of Maine. He focused on Civil War documents and primary source materials found in military records housed at the archives. C-SPAN’s…

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    Maine Senate Debate

    Incumbent Senator Susan Collins (R) and challenger Shenna Bellows (D) met in a debate in the Maine Senate race. Courtesy of the Maine Public Broadcasting Network.

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    Maine 2nd Congressional District Debate

    Former State Treasurer Bruce Poliquin (R), State Senator Emily Cain (D), and Blaine Richardson (I), met in a debate for Maine’s 2nd Congressional District race. Courtesy of Maine Public…

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    Maine Gubernatorial Debate

    Incumbent Governor Paul LePage (R) and challengers Representative Mike Michaud (D) and Eliot Cutler (I) met for a debate in Maine’s gubernatorial race.

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    Maine Gubernatorial Debate

    Incumbent Governor Paul LePage (R) and challengers Representative Mike Michaud (D) and Eliot Cutler (I) met for a debate in Maine’s gubernatorial race. Courtesy of WCSH.

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    The Evictions of Malaga Island, Maine

    Archaeologists uncovered artifacts on Malaga Island, Maine after its mixed-race inhabitants were ordered to leave in 1912. Marylyn Darling Voter, a descendant whose family was evicted, spoke about life on…

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    The Penobscot Expedition and Artifacts from the Defense

    Maine State Museum officials talked about artifacts removed from the underwater wreckage of the Defense, a small American privateer ship that took part in the Penobscot Expedition in 1779. The expedition was…

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    Edwards Dam

    Pete Didisheim spoke about the history of Maine’s Edwards Dam, and the U.S. government’s role in the removal of the dam in Augusta in 1999. Built in 1837, its elimination led the way for other dam removals…

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    Old Fort Western

    Historic Interpreter Roger Collins spoke about Fort Western in Maine, its role as a Colonial defensive structure, and its role in the growth of the city of Augusta, Maine. C-SPAN’s Local Content…

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    The Maine State House

    Dan Fournier talked about the history of the Maine State House and some of the stories related to governors throughout the state’s history. C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their…

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    Maine's First Lady Ann LePage

    Maine’s First Lady Ann LePage talked about life inside the Blaine House, the Maine governor’s mansion, and her experience as the first lady of Maine. C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop…

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    American History TV in Augusta, Maine

    Programs shown during the Augusta LCV Weekend on American History TV: The Evictions of Malaga Island, Maine 308505-1 Old Fort Western 308509-1 Edwards Dam 308508-1 The Penobscot Expedition and Artifacts from the Defense…

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    Maine Senate Debate

    Candidates for Maine’s Senate seat Cynthia Dill (D), Angus King (I), Charles Summers (R), Steve Woods (I), Danny Dalton (I), and Andrew Ian Dodge (I) debated various campaign issues.

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    Maine Senate Debate

    The six candidates for Maine’s Senate seat debated various campaign issues. Courtesy of WMTW-TV.

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    Economics of Maine's Capital City

    Augusta, Maine’s Mayor Bill Stokes talked about the economics of Maine’s capital city. C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2012 LCV Cities Tour” in Augusta, Maine,…

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    Maine State Library Special Collections

    Peggy O’Kane talked about the Maine State Library Special Collections, including their 1st edition copy of the Book of Mormon published in 1830, the diaries of midwife Martha Ballard, Comfort Magazine, and the…

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    Book TV in Augusta, Maine

    These are the programs shown during the Augusta LCV Weekend on Book TV: Harriet Beecher Stowe and Uncle Tom’s Cabin 308554-1 Settlement of Augusta 308618-2 Augusta Literary Scene 308562-1 The Virgin Warrior 308561-1…

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    Maine State of the State Address

    Governor Paul LePage (R) gave his first state of the state address to legislators in the Maine State House. He called on them to “act quickly” on his budget proposal for the department of Health and…

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