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  • Memoirs of Ulysses S Grant
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    Memoirs of Ulysses S. Grant

    In the summer of 1885, former President Ulysses S. Grant died in his cottage on Mt. McGregor, located outside of Saratoga Springs. Historian Ben Kemp toured the cabin and talked about Grant’s determination…

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  • Hot Springs of Saratoga Springs
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    Hot Springs of Saratoga Springs

    The springs have brought visitors to this area for centuries turning Saratoga Springs into a mecca for healthy living and healing. Saratoga Spa State Park’s environmental educator Alli Schweizer discussed…

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  • Driving Tour of Saratoga Springs
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    Driving Tour of Saratoga Springs

    Saratoga Tours owner Charlie Kuenzel gave a driving tour of the city of Saratoga Springs to highlight some of its unique locations. C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their…

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  • Thomas Hart Benton Home
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    Thomas Hart Benton Home

    Steve Sitton provided a tour of Thomas Hart Benton’s home, including his art studio, where he died in 1975. Thomas Hart Benton was an influential artist and Missouri native. C-SPAN’s Local Content…

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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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  • Old Manse and Ralph Waldo Emerson
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    Old Manse and Ralph Waldo Emerson

    Christie Jackson talked about Ralph Waldo Emerson’s time in the home as well as other writers, such as Henry David Thoreau, Nathanial Hawthorne, and Margaret Fuller, who spent time there. Ralph Waldo Emerson…

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  • Portland Observatory
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    Portland Observatory

    Alessa Wylie gave a tour of the Portland Observatory and shows off its views of Portland, Maine. The Portland Observatory is a maritime signal tower built in 1807. C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles…

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  • Driving Tour of Portland Maine
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    Driving Tour of Portland, Maine

    Robert Witkowski, creative director of Visit Portland, gave a tour of Portland, Maine, and highlighted some of its historic locations. C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their…

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  • Sioux Falls Driving Tour
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    Sioux Falls Driving Tour

    Historian Jon Lauck gave a driving tour of Sioux Falls, South Dakota, highlighting some of its historic locations. C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2017 LCV Cities…

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  • Senator Richard Pettigrew
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    Senator Richard Pettigrew

    Bill Hoskins gave a tour of former Senator Richard Pettigrew’s home. Richard F. Pettigrew was South Dakota’s first U.S. Senator and played a vital role in the development of Sioux Falls. C-SPAN’s Local…

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  • Maine Historical Society Library
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    Maine Historical Society Library

    Jamie Rice highlighted some of the oldest items in the Maine Historical Society archives' special collections. Located in downtown Portland, the Maine Historical Society archives is a statewide historical…

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  • The WadsworthLongfellow House
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    The Wadsworth-Longfellow House

    Kathleen Neumann shares the story of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow’s life inside the Wadsworth-Longfellow House and the influence Portland had on the poet. Built in 1785 by his grandfather, the…

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  • Railroads and Rail Cars
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    Railroads and Rail Cars

    Transportation curator Matt Anderson gave a tour of the railroad exhibit at The Henry Ford Museum in Dearborn, Michigan, and talked about the progression of American rail from the early…

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  • Fort Gorges
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    Fort Gorges

    Paul Drinan visited Fort Gorges and explained what a local group was doing to restore it. Fort Gorges was a Civil War era fort that has since been abandoned. C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made…

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  • Creative Maine Exhibit
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    "Creative Maine" Exhibit

    Kate McBrian talked about some of the trades highlighted the “Creative Maine” exhibit, which highlights the role craftsmen and skilled laborers played in building the state. The Maine Historical Society is…

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  • Jacksons Flank Attack at Chancellorsville
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    Jackson's Flank Attack at Chancellorsville

    Frank O’Reilly and Beth Parnicza led a tour through the Civil War Battle of Chancellorsville and spoke about General Thomas J. “Stonewall” Jackson’s flank attack. The Civil War Battle of Chancellorsville was…

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  • Driving Tour of Concord New Hampshire
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    Driving Tour of Concord, New Hampshire

    Former New Hampshire Supreme Court Associate Justice Chuck Douglas gave a driving tour of Concord, New Hampshire, and highlighted some of its historic locations. C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs)…

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  • Little Rock Central High School Tour
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    Little Rock Central High School Tour

    Spirit Trickey, a National Park Service ranger, gave a tour of Little Rock Central High School, a national historic site. Her mother, Minnijean Brown, was one of “The Little Rock Nine,” the…

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  • South Dakota State Capitol
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    South Dakota State Capitol

    Tony Venhuizen gave a tour of South Dakota’s State Capitol and shared the story of the state’s history through some of the building’s architecture and design. C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs)…

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  • New Hampshire Statehouse
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    New Hampshire Statehouse

    Virginia Drew, director of the New Hampshire Statehouse Visitors Center, gave a tour of the building, which opened in 1819 and is the oldest state capitol in which the legislature meets in their original…

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