George Kessler and the City Beautiful Movement

Mark McHenry shared the story of Landscape architect George Kessler, who was instrumental in laying out Kansas City, Missouri’s park and boulevard system.… read more

George Kessler and the City Beautiful Movement Mark McHenry shared the story of Landscape architect George Kessler, who was instrumental in laying out Kansas City, Missouri’s park and boulevard system.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2017 LCV Cities Tour” in Kansas City, Missouri, from October 7-13, to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Spectrum 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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Program ID:
437348-1
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Vignette
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Vignette
Location:
Kansas City, Missouri, United States
First Aired:
Dec 02, 2017 | 8:25am EST | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Dec 10, 2017 | 6:41am EST | C-SPAN 3

Airing Details

  • Dec 02, 2017 | 8:25am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 02, 2017 | 3:52pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 02, 2017 | 9:51pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 03, 2017 | 3:05pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 03, 2017 | 8:40pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 04, 2017 | 5:04am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 09, 2017 | 9:49am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 10, 2017 | 6:41am EST | C-SPAN 3
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