J.C. Penney

JCPenney department stores started out as a small town Main Street store in rural communities and became a fixture of suburban shopping malls. In his book,… read more

JCPenney department stores started out as a small town Main Street store in rural communities and became a fixture of suburban shopping malls. In his book, J.C. Penney: The Man, the Store, and American Agriculture, David Kruger explores how the company, its stores, and founder James Cash Penney shaped rural America throughout the twentieth century.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2019 LCV Cities Tour” in Toledo, Ohio, from October 5-9, 2019, 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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J.C. Penney

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465699-1
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Interview
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Interview
Location:
Laramie, Wyoming, United States
First Aired:
Nov 02, 2019 | 12:02pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Dec 08, 2019 | 11:19am EST | C-SPAN 2

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  • Nov 02, 2019 | 12:02pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 03, 2019 | 9:15am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 07, 2019 | 1:19pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 08, 2019 | 11:19am EST | C-SPAN 2
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