Governor Thornburgh and Three Mile Island

Nancy Watson showed some of the papers of former Pennsylvania Governor and U.S. Attorney General Dick Thornburgh (R). The papers give insight into his time… read more

Governor Thornburgh and Three Mile Island Nancy Watson showed some of the papers of former Pennsylvania Governor and U.S. Attorney General Dick Thornburgh (R). The papers give insight into his time as governor during the incident at the Three Mile Island nuclear power plant, including minute by minute notes of the incident.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2016 LCV Cities Tour” in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, from September 17-23 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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418758-1
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Vignette
Location:
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
First Aired:
Nov 19, 2016 | 11:12am EST | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Nov 21, 2016 | 7:40am EST | C-SPAN 3

Airing Details

  • Nov 19, 2016 | 11:12am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 20, 2016 | 3:36pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 21, 2016 | 7:40am EST | C-SPAN 3
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