Industrialist Henry Kaiser

Lincoln Cushing shared the history of and highlighted items from Kaiser Permanente’s Henry J. Kaiser Collection and Archives. During World War II, Henry… read more

Lincoln Cushing shared the history of and highlighted items from Kaiser Permanente’s Henry J. Kaiser Collection and Archives. During World War II, Henry Kaiser ran several shipyards, including the Richmond Shipyards in California. He gained recognition for the development and quick production of cargo ships, and is also remembered for organizing Kaiser Permanente health care for his workers and their families.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2015 LCV Cities Tour” in Oakland, California, from October 31-November 5 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Comcast 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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Industrialist Henry Kaiser

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Program ID:
402659-1
Category:
Vignette
Format:
Tour
Location:
Oakland, California, United States
First Aired:
Jan 02, 2016 | 3:43pm EST | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Jan 04, 2016 | 6:28am EST | C-SPAN 3

Airing Details

  • Jan 02, 2016 | 3:43pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 02, 2016 | 10:28pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 03, 2016 | 7:42am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 03, 2016 | 2:28pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 03, 2016 | 4:26pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 04, 2016 | 6:28am EST | C-SPAN 3
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