The Lobster Coast

Colin Woodard, author of The Lobster Coast: Rebels, Rusticators, and the Struggle for a Forgotten Frontier, explained the beginnings of the Maine lobster industry… read more

The Lobster Coast Colin Woodard, author of The Lobster Coast: Rebels, Rusticators, and the Struggle for a Forgotten Frontier, explained the beginnings of the Maine lobster industry and how it preserves itself. Maine’s lobster industry reported a $533 million value in 2016.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2017 LCV Cities Tour” in Portland, Maine, from July 15-21 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Charter 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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The Lobster Coast

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Program ID:
435268-1
Category:
Interview
Format:
Interview
Location:
Portland, Maine, United States
First Aired:
Oct 21, 2017 | 12:03pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Oct 23, 2017 | 4:01am EDT | C-SPAN 3

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  • Oct 21, 2017 | 12:03pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 22, 2017 | 10:30am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 22, 2017 | 2:12pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 23, 2017 | 4:01am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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