Tyler Rose Industry

Tyler, Texas, is known as the Rose Capital of America due to its long history of producing and processing large quantities of roses. Mark Chamblee, owner of Chamblee’s… read more

Tyler, Texas, is known as the Rose Capital of America due to its long history of producing and processing large quantities of roses. Mark Chamblee, owner of Chamblee’s Rose Nursery, talked about Tyler’s once thriving rose industry and how it has impacted the city’s economy.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2018 LCV Cities Tour” in Tyler, Texas, from March 8-14 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Altice 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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Tyler Rose Industry

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Program ID:
444548-1
Category:
Vignette
Format:
Vignette
Location:
Tyler, Texas, United States
First Aired:
May 05, 2018 | 10:54pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
May 25, 2018 | 6:52pm EDT | C-SPAN 1

Airing Details

  • May 05, 2018 | 10:54pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 06, 2018 | 2:02pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 06, 2018 | 4:52pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 07, 2018 | 3:58am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 25, 2018 | 6:52pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
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