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  • Staatsburg and the Gilded Age
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    Staatsburg and the Gilded Age

    Pamela Malcolm talked about the Gilded Age in the Hudson River Valley and how some of the area’s wealthiest families lived during that time. C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their…

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  • Eleanor Roosevelts ValKill Cottage
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    Eleanor Roosevelt's Val-Kill Cottage

    Franceska Macsali-Urbin gave a tour of Val-Kill Cottage, the only home first lady Eleanor Roosevelt ever owned by herself. She also spoke about some of Ms. Roosevelt’s political contributions. C-SPAN’s…

    279 views
  • Top Cottage
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    Top Cottage

    C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2017 LCV Cities Tour” in Hyde Park, New York, from May 20-25 to feature the history and literary life of the…

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  • Springwood and President Franklin Roosevelt
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    Springwood and President Franklin Roosevelt

    Franceska Mscali-Urbin gave a tour of Springwood, the birthplace, home, and final resting place of President Franklin D. Roosevelt, and shared the stories of President Roosevelt’s life inside the home.…

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  • Franklin D Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum
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    Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum

    Curator Herman Eberhardt gave a tour of the Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum’s permanent exhibit dedicated to President Roosevelt’s four terms in office during the Great Depression and…

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  • Discussion on Civil War Medical History
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    Civil War Medical History

    Tim Clarke, deputy director of the National Museum of Health and Medicine in Silver Spring, Maryland, presented items from the museums’s Civil War collection. Some viewers may find images…

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  • Tredegar Iron Works
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    Tredegar Iron Works

    Nathan Madison, author of Tredegar Iron Works: Richmond’s Foundry on the James, talked about the history of the iron works, which was one of the largest iron works in the country and served as the main…

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  • Monuments of Gettysburg
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    Monuments of Gettysburg

    Historian Carol Reardon and Colonel Tom Vossler (Retired) toured the Gettysburg battlefield and told the story of the three-day Battle of Gettysburg through a selection of their favorite…

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  • Tudor Place Historic House
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    Tudor Place Historic House

    Grant Quertermous gave a tour of Tudor Place, the former home of Thomas Peter and his wife, Martha Parke Custis Peter, the granddaughter of Martha Washington. Six generations of the Peter…

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  • New Jersey State Capitol
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    New Jersey State Capitol

    David April gave a tour of the New Jersey State Capitol, highlighting the Rotunda, Governor’s office, and legislative chambers. The New Jersey State Capitol dates back to 1792. It houses one of the oldest…

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  • William Trent House
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    William Trent House

    Samantha Luft explained the William Trent House’s nearly 300 year history. The William Trent House is the oldest house in Trenton. William Trent, a wealthy merchant from Philadelphia, built the house in…

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  • Old Barracks Museum
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    Old Barracks Museum

    Lauren Ronaghan gave a tour of the Old Barracks and explained the lives of the British, Hessian, and American soldiers who once lived there. The Old Barracks are the oldest remaining military barracks in New…

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  • Battle of Trenton
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    Battle of Trenton

    Historian Ralph Siegel talked about the Battle of Trenton and toured the battlefield in downtown Trenton, New Jersey. The Battle of Trenton marked a turning point for American troops early in the…

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  • Trenton New Jersey Driving Tour
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    Trenton, New Jersey, Driving Tour

    John Hatch gave a tour of the city of Trenton, New Jersey, and highlighted some of its most historic locations. C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2017 LCV Cities…

    679 views
  • Trenton Free Public Library
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    Trenton Free Public Library

    Patricia Hall gave a tour of the Trenton Free Public Library and showcased some rare items in its archives. Founded in 1750, the Trenton Free Public Library is one of the oldest libraries in New Jersey. It…

    219 views
  • Segregation Through Freedom Exhibits
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    Segregation Through Freedom Exhibits

    National Museum of African American History and Culture senior curator William Pretzer gave a tour of exhibits that cover the period from 1877 through the Civil Rights era.

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  • Slavery and Freedom Exhibit
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    Slavery and Freedom Exhibit

    Museum specialist and co-curator Mary Elliott gave a tour of the “Slavery & Freedom: 1400-1877” exhibit at the National Museum of African American History and Culture.

    148 views
  • Shasta State Historic Park
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    Shasta State Historic Park

    Lori Martin and Jonathan Sutliff gave a tour of the Shasta State Historic site, once a thriving mining town during California’s gold rush. Shasta was then considered the most cosmopolitan city north of…

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  • Copper Mining in Shasta County
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    Copper Mining in Shasta County

    Michael Kuker gave a tour of Coram, California, an abandoned mining town, and talked about Shasta County’s once thriving copper mining industry. C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in…

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  • Shasta Dam
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    Shasta Dam

    Tami Corn gave a tour of Shasta Dam, which was constructed in the early 1940's. She explained the essential role the structure plays in water and power distribution to California’s Central Valley.…

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