Rails To Paradise

Russell Holter talked about his book Rails to Paradise: the History of the Tacoma Eastern Railroad 1890 -1919, in which he traces the history of the Tacoma… read more

Russell Holter talked about his book Rails to Paradise: the History of the Tacoma Eastern Railroad 1890 -1919, in which he traces the history of the Tacoma Eastern Railroad and its impact on the Puget Sound region.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2017 LCV Cities Tour” in Tacoma, Washington, from June 3-9 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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  • Rails to Paradise
    Russell H. Holter, Jesse Clark McAbee
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Rails To Paradise

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Program ID:
431171-1
Category:
Interview
Format:
Interview
Location:
Tacoma, Washington, United States
First Aired:
Aug 05, 2017 | 1:08pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Aug 06, 2017 | 10:25am EDT | C-SPAN 2

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  • Aug 05, 2017 | 1:08pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 06, 2017 | 10:25am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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