Salt Industry in Syracuse

Dennis Conners talked about the history of the salt industry in Syracuse, New York. They toured the original boiling block where salter water brine was turned into… read more

Dennis Conners talked about the history of the salt industry in Syracuse, New York. They toured the original boiling block where salter water brine was turned into what was one of the country’s most precious commodities, and showed some of the kettles, wooden barrels, and other equipment used in the process.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2015 LCV Cities Tour” in Syracuse, New York, from September 19-25 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Time Warner Cable local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. The history segments air on American History TV (AHTV) on C-SPAN3 and the literary events/non-fiction author segments air on Book TV on C-SPAN2. close

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Salt Industry in Syracuse

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Program ID:
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Location:
Liverpool, United Kingdom
First Aired:
Nov 21, 2015 | 11:45am EST | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Nov 23, 2015 | 6:01am EST | C-SPAN 3

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  • Nov 21, 2015 | 11:45am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 21, 2015 | 9:42pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 22, 2015 | 2:01pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 23, 2015 | 6:01am EST | C-SPAN 3
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