Old Manse and Ralph Waldo Emerson

Christie Jackson talked about Ralph Waldo Emerson’s time in the home as well as other writers, such as Henry David Thoreau, Nathanial Hawthorne, and Margaret… read more

Old Manse and Ralph Waldo Emerson Christie Jackson talked about Ralph Waldo Emerson’s time in the home as well as other writers, such as Henry David Thoreau, Nathanial Hawthorne, and Margaret Fuller, who spent time there. Ralph Waldo Emerson wrote most of his works while living in Concord, Massachusetts. He wrote Nature, which set the foundation for transcendentalism while living at the Old Manse.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2017 LCV Cities Tour” in Concord, Massachusetts, from June 17-22 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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Old Manse and Ralph Waldo Emerson

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Program ID:
430720-1
Category:
Vignette
Format:
Tour
Location:
Concord, Massachusetts, United States
First Aired:
Jul 15, 2017 | 12:03pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Nov 25, 2017 | 7:35am EST | C-SPAN 3

Airing Details

  • Jul 15, 2017 | 12:03pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 16, 2017 | 10:31am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 16, 2017 | 2:43pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 17, 2017 | 1:30am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 17, 2017 | 4:43am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 07, 2017 | 1:31am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 22, 2017 | 11:14pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 23, 2017 | 3:24am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 23, 2017 | 7:38am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 15, 2017 | 6:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 15, 2017 | 10:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 25, 2017 | 7:35am EST | C-SPAN 3
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