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  • emNative New Yorkersem
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    Native New Yorkers

    Evan Pritchard talked about his book, Native New Yorkers: The Legacy of the Algonquin People of New York. In his book, Mr. Pritchard describes the history of the native peoples of the Hudson River Valley.…

    369 views
  • 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…

    266 views
  • Hudson River
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    Hudson River

    Captain Pete Kelly of Hudson River Cruises explains the importance of the Hudson River to the growth of New York. C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2017 LCV Cities…

    182 views
  • 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…

    231 views
  • 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.…

    179 views
  • 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…

    189 views
  • American History TV in Hyde Park New York
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    American History TV in Hyde Park, New York

    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 community. Working with…

    81 views
  • emIn Defianceem
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    In Defiance

    Susan Stessin Cohn talked about her book, In Defiance: Runaways from Slavery in New York’s Hudson River Valley, 1735-1831. In her book, Ms. Cohn uses the text of runaway slave notices to describe the life…

    112 views
  • emFDR and the Post Officeem
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    FDR and the Post Office

    Anthony Musso talked about his book FDR and the Post Office: A Young Boy’s Fascination; A World Leader’s Passion, in which he describes the child’s hobby that became the passion of a president.…

    221 views
  • Book TV in Hyde Park New York
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    Book TV in Hyde Park, New York

    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…

    208 views
  • emGrandmereem
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    Grandmere

    David Roosevelt talked about his book Grandmere: A Personal History of Eleanor Roosevelt, in which he recounts his personal memories with Eleanor Roosevelt and describes her life outside of the political…

    170 views
  • Book TV in Trenton New Jersey
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    Book TV in Trenton, New Jersey

    C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2017 LCV Cities Tour” in Trenton, New Jersey, from April 15-21 to feature the history and literary life of the…

    114 views
  • Town Supervisor Aileen Rohr on Hyde Park New York
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    Town Supervisor Aileen Rohr on Hyde Park, New York

    Town Supervisor Aileen Rohr talked about the history and politics of Hyde Park, New York.

    113 views
  • Senator Wayne Morse
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    Senator Wayne Morse

    Margaret Hallock shared the story of former Oregon U.S. Senator Wayne Morse. C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2017 LCV Cities Tour” in Eugene, Oregon, from April…

    110 views
  • Alexandrias Fort Ward
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    Alexandria's Fort Ward

    Susan Cumbey, director of the Fort Ward Museum and Historic Site, located in Alexandria, Virginia, toured the site and talked about its history. Fort Ward was a Union fort built to protect the city of…

    249 views
  • Fort Fisher and the Civil War
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    Fort Fisher and the Civil War

    John Moseley gave a tour of what remains of Fort Fisher, which was once the largest fort in the Confederacy, and spoke about the two attacks that led to the fall of Fort Fisher shortly before the end of the…

    248 views
  • 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…

    339 views
  • General Shermans March on Columbia
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    General Sherman's March on Columbia

    Kristina Dunn Johnson, curator of history at the South Carolina Confederate Relic Room and Military Museum, talked about General William T. Sherman’s capture of Columbia, South Carolina during the Civil War,…

    486 views
  • Drayton Hall Plantation
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    Drayton Hall Plantation

    George McDanile spoke about Drayton Hall plantation, the changing fortunes of the Drayton family after the Civil War, and the philosophy of restoring the plantation as a time line rather than a time capsule.…

    394 views
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