Lost Lake Charles

Lake Charles, Louisiana, began as a “no man’s land” that was home to pirates, cowboys, and runaway slaves. In his book, Lost Lake Charles, Adley Cormier… read more

Lake Charles, Louisiana, began as a “no man’s land” that was home to pirates, cowboys, and runaway slaves. In his book, Lost Lake Charles, Adley Cormier chronicled how this region of Louisiana went on to become a hub for the petrochemical industry.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2018 LCV Cities Tour” in Lake Charles, Louisiana, from August 18-22, 2018, 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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Lost Lake Charles

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Program ID:
451338-2
Category:
Interview
Format:
Interview
Location:
Lake Charles, Louisiana, United States
First Aired:
Sep 15, 2018 | 12:02pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Sep 17, 2018 | 7:30am EDT | C-SPAN 2

Airing Details

  • Sep 15, 2018 | 12:02pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 16, 2018 | 7:01am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 17, 2018 | 7:30am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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