"Streets of Old Grand Rapids" Exhibit

Alex Forist gave a tour of the “Streets of Old Grand Rapids” exhibit at the Grand Rapids Public Museum. Mr. Forist talked about what the city looked like… read more

Alex Forist gave a tour of the “Streets of Old Grand Rapids” exhibit at the Grand Rapids Public Museum. Mr. Forist talked about what the city looked like before the turn of the twentieth century and what made Grand Rapids unique compared to other American cities at that time.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2016 LCV Cities Tour” in Grand Rapids, Michigan, from June 23-29 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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"Streets of Old Grand Rapids" Exhibit

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415366-1
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Vignette
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Vignette
Location:
Grand Rapids, Michigan, United States
First Aired:
Sep 17, 2016 | 9:49pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Sep 19, 2016 | 5:13am EDT | C-SPAN 3

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  • Sep 17, 2016 | 9:49pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 18, 2016 | 3:13pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 19, 2016 | 5:13am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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