Glass City

Toledo, Ohio, is known as the glass capital of the world. Julie McMaster, archivist at the Toledo Museum of Art, explained the role businessman Edward Libbey… read more

Toledo, Ohio, is known as the glass capital of the world. Julie McMaster, archivist at the Toledo Museum of Art, explained the role businessman Edward Libbey played in bringing the glass industry to Toledo. Diane Wright, the Museum’s curator of glass and decorative Arts, highlighted some of the historic glass pieces in the Museum of Arts' collections.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2019 LCV Cities Tour” in Toledo, Ohio, from July 20-26, 2019, to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Buckeye Broadband 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:
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Location:
Toledo, Ohio, United States
First Aired:
Oct 19, 2019 | 8:32am EDT | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Nov 11, 2019 | 7:48am EST | C-SPAN 3

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  • Oct 19, 2019 | 8:32am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 20, 2019 | 7:45am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 20, 2019 | 2:53pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 20, 2019 | 7:37pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 21, 2019 | 4:53am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 27, 2019 | 6:14pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 11, 2019 | 7:48am EST | C-SPAN 3
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