Crawford Auto-Aviation Museum

Derek Moore gave a tour of the Crawford Auto-Aviation Museum and spoke about how Cleveland held the “Motor City” nickname before Detroit, Michigan. He spoke… read more

Derek Moore gave a tour of the Crawford Auto-Aviation Museum and spoke about how Cleveland held the “Motor City” nickname before Detroit, Michigan. He spoke about Alexander Winton, who set up a factory in 1897 to manufacture cars in Cleveland. It was the first of its kind in the U.S., and led to a manufacturing boom in the city.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2016 LCV Cities Tour” in Cleveland, Ohio, from May 21-27 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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Crawford Auto-Aviation Museum

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412715-1
Category:
Vignette
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Tour
Location:
Cleveland, Ohio, United States
First Aired:
Jul 17, 2016 | 2:25pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Jul 18, 2016 | 6:25am EDT | C-SPAN 3

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  • Jul 17, 2016 | 2:25pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 17, 2016 | 9:43pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 18, 2016 | 6:25am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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