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    History of Naval Aviation

    A tour was given of the San Diego Air and Space Museum, and San Diego’s role in Naval Aviation was profiled. The museum’s replica of the Curtiss A-1, the first plane ever sold to and flown by the U.S. Navy, was…

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    "Border: A Line That Divides" Photo Exhibit

    Sarah Matteson gave a tour of the “Border: A Line that Divides” photo exhibit at the San Diego History Center and talked about the San Ysidro border crossing, considered the busiest land-border crossing in…

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    San Diego's Balboa Park

    San Deigo’s Balboa Park and the Panama-California Exposition were profiled. The exposition, held in Balboa Park in 1915, was put together to celebrate the opening of the Panama Canal. San Diego used the…

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    San Diego Driving Tour

    Ken Kramer led a driving tour through the city of San Diego, California, highlighting some its unique landmarks, including Balboa Park, the historic Gaslamp Quarter, and the Cabrillo Monument. C-SPAN’s…

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    Mission Basilica San Diego de Alcala

    Tony Falcon gave a tour of Mission Basilica San Diego de Alcala, the first of 21 missions built in California during the 18th century. Mr. Falcon talked about the creations of the mission, the role it played…

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    USS Midway and San Diego's Naval History

    Karl Zingheim talked about the USS Midway, America’s longest serving Navy aircraft carrier. Commissioned at the end of World War II, the Midway was considered to be the largest ship in the world until 1955.…

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    First Half-Century of Aviation

    Jeremy Kinney gave a tour of the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum in Washington, D.C., and showed some of the museum’s one-of-a-kind artifacts that tell the story of the first…

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    Statue of Liberty National Monument

    National Park Service Ranger Chris Mullin gave a tour of Liberty Island and talked about the history of the Statue of Liberty.

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    Pearl Harbor Attack and Memorials

    Daniel Martinez gave a tour of some of the Pearl Harbor attack sites and memorials on the island of Oahu that are part of the National Park Service World War II Valor in the Pacific…

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    White House Chief Usher Interview

    White House Chief Usher Stephen Rochon talked about White House staff operations and coordination of various events held at the White House. A C-SPAN crew followed him as the staff prepared for a visit…

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    Life and Career of Douglas MacArthur, Part 2

    Christopher Kolakowski gave a tour of the MacArthur Memorial in Norfolk, Virginia, and talked about five-star General Douglas MacArthur, who commanded Allied Forces in the Pacific during World…

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    Life and Career of Douglas MacArthur, Part 1

    Christopher Kolakowski gave a tour of the MacArthur Memorial in Norfolk, Virginia, and talked about five-star General Douglas MacArthur, who commanded Allied Forces in the Pacific during World…

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    Andy Warhol Museum

    Erin Byrne and Jessica Beck gave a tour of the Andy Warhol Museum and shows personal artifacts that once belonged to the 20th century pop artist. Ms. Byrne talked about Mr. Warhol’s early life in Pittsburgh and…

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    Fred Harvey Collection of Native-American Art

    Diana Pardue gave a tour of the Heard Museum’s “Over the Edge: Fred Harvey at the Grand Canyon and in the Great Southwest” exhibit and showed items featured in the museum’s Fred Harvey collection. Mr. Harvey…

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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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    Fort Pitt Museum

    Alan Gutchess gave a tour of the Fort Pitt Museum and talked about the origins of Pittsburgh as a military fort. Mr. Gutchess explained how the English and French both held control of the land at various…

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    Pennsylvania's Innovations

    Andy Masich gave a tour of the “Pittsburgh: 250 Years of Innovation” exhibit at the Heinz History Center. HE spoke about the story behind American innovations that happened in western Pennsylvania, from the…

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    Pittsburgh Driving Tour

    Andy Masich gave a driving tour of the city of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2016 LCV Cities Tour” in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, from…

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    Andrew Jackson's Hermitage

    Howard Kittell gave a tour of Andrew Jackson’s Hermitage, the place that Andrew and Rachel Jackson called home from 1804 through President Jackson’s death in 1845. Mr. Kittell spoke about the property’s…

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