Pantex - World War II through the Cold War

Since 1942, the Pantex Plant in Amarillo, Texas, has contributed to the defense of the United States. Katie Braughton, cultural resources senior associate at… read more

Since 1942, the Pantex Plant in Amarillo, Texas, has contributed to the defense of the United States. Katie Braughton, cultural resources senior associate at Pantex Plant, shared the history of the plant, from building conventional bombs and artillery in World War II, to developing nuclear weapons during the Cold War and still today.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2019 LCV Cities Tour” in Amarillo, Texas, from November 2-8, 2019, 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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Pantex - World War II through the Cold War

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Tour
Location:
Amarillo, Texas, United States
First Aired:
Feb 15, 2020 | 8:20am EST | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
May 29, 2020 | 3:15pm EDT | C-SPAN 3

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  • Feb 15, 2020 | 8:20am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 16, 2020 | 2:25pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 16, 2020 | 11:50pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 17, 2020 | 4:25am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 22, 2020 | 11:50pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 23, 2020 | 5:50pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 08, 2020 | 4:21pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 28, 2020 | 11:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 29, 2020 | 4:24am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 29, 2020 | 9:49am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 29, 2020 | 3:15pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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