Floating Palaces of the Great Lakes

Joel Stone talked about his book, Floating Palaces of the Great Lakes: A History of Passender Steamships on the Inland Seas, about the history of the… read more

Joel Stone talked about his book, Floating Palaces of the Great Lakes: A History of Passender Steamships on the Inland Seas, about the history of the waterways in and around Port Huron, Michigan, and the role of steamships in the Great Lakes region during the 19th century.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2016 LCV Cities Tour” in Port Huron, Michigan, from June 18-23 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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Floating Palaces of the Great Lakes

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Program ID:
413657-1
Category:
Interview
Format:
Interview
Location:
Port Huron, Michigan, United States
First Aired:
Aug 06, 2016 | 12:16pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Aug 07, 2016 | 9:45am EDT | C-SPAN 2

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  • Aug 06, 2016 | 12:16pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 06, 2016 | 7:21pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 07, 2016 | 3:07am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 07, 2016 | 9:45am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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