Robert H. Goddard Collection

Fordyce Williams gave a tour of Clark University’s Robert H. Goddard Special Collection. Born in Worcester, Massachusetts, in 1882, Robert H. Goddard is known as the… read more

Fordyce Williams gave a tour of Clark University’s Robert H. Goddard Special Collection. Born in Worcester, Massachusetts, in 1882, Robert H. Goddard is known as the “father of modern rocketry” and is credited for creating and testing the world’s first liquid-fuel rocket.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2015 LCV Cities Tour” in Worcester, Massachusetts, from October 17-23 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Charter 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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Location:
Worcester, Massachusetts, United States
First Aired:
Dec 19, 2015 | 3:44pm EST | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Dec 21, 2015 | 6:02am EST | C-SPAN 3

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  • Dec 19, 2015 | 3:44pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 20, 2015 | 7:45am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 20, 2015 | 2:01pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 21, 2015 | 2:31am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 21, 2015 | 6:02am EST | C-SPAN 3
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