C-SPAN Schedule

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7:00 am ET Approx. 45 min. LIVE Open Phones 7:00 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 1 min. The New Trail of Tears Naomi Riley talked about her book, The New Trail of Tears: How Washington Is Destroying ... Naomi Riley talked about her book, The New Trail of Tears: How Washington Is Destroying American Indians, about the impact of U.S. policies on Native Americans. 6:00 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 3 min. World War I Battle of Verdun Paul Jankowski talked about some of the myths surrounding the 1916 Battle of Verdun, one of the ... Paul Jankowski talked about some of the myths surrounding the 1916 Battle of Verdun, one of the longest and bloodiest battles of World War I.

This presentation was part of a two-day symposium hosted by the National World War I Museum and Memorial in Kansas City, Missouri.
7:00 am ET Approx. 3 hr. Washington Journal Program 12/04/2016 Washington Journal Washington Journal 8:00 am ET Approx. 13 min. Interview with Carol Anderson ; Professor Carol Anderson talked about her book White Rage: The Unspoken Truth of Our Racial ... Professor Carol Anderson talked about her book White Rage: The Unspoken Truth of Our Racial Divide, in which she argues that throughout history black progress has been met by “white rage.”

She was interviewed at the 33rd annual Miami Book Fair on the Wolfson Campus of Miami Dade College.
7:05 am ET Approx. 48 min. World War I Aviation Professor John Curatola gave a talk titled “1916: The Air War.” Professor Curatola ... Professor John Curatola gave a talk titled “1916: The Air War.” Professor Curatola described the technological and tactical race to dominate the skies during World War I, including Germany’s use of Zeppelin airships to raid British cities.

This presentation was part of a two day symposium hosted by the National World War I Museum and Memorial in Kansas City, Missouri.
TBD Approx. 1 hr. 4 min. Presidential Transitions at the White House Former White House staffers and presidential transition team officials discussed events leading up ... Former White House staffers and presidential transition team officials discussed events leading up to an inauguration, how the incoming First Family prepares to move into the White House and the protocol involved in hiring new staffers and key appointment positions. The National Council for the Social Studies hosted this event. 8:15 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 13 min. Discussion on the U.S. Economy Robert Gordon, author of The Rise and Fall of American Growth: The U.S. Standard of Living ... Robert Gordon, author of The Rise and Fall of American Growth: The U.S. Standard of Living since the Civil War, and Joel Mokyr, author of A Culture of Growth: The Origins of the Modern Economy, talked about whether, economically, America’s best days were in its past. 7:56 am ET Approx. 2 min.
7:45 am ET Approx. 35 min. LIVE Ballot Integrity and Illegal Voting ; 9:30 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 13 min. Book TV in Tempe, Arizona C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2016 LCV Cities ... C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2016 LCV Cities Tour” in Tempe, Arizona, from October 1-6 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Cox Communications 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.

The segments shown of Book TV were:

George Hunt
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Between Two Fires
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Accidental Genius
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Historian Brooks Simpson
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An Impossible Living in a Transborder World
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Boat Tour of Tempe, Arizona
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8:00 am ET Approx. 1 hr. Culp's Hill at Gettysburg ; John Archer used quotes from soldiers' accounts to describe the battles at Culp’s Hill on ... John Archer used quotes from soldiers' accounts to describe the battles at Culp’s Hill on July 2 and 3, 1863, where some of the longest sustained fighting during the Battle of Gettysburg took place. Mr. Archer also outlined how the geography of the area played a role in troop movement and communication.
8:20 am ET Approx. 40 min. LIVE President-elect Donald Trump's Business Interests ; 9:31 am ET Approx. 11 min. George Hunt David Berman talked about his book, George Hunt: Arizona’s Crusading Seven-Term ... David Berman talked about his book, George Hunt: Arizona’s Crusading Seven-Term Governor, about how Governor Hunt (D-AZ) fought for change in Arizona throughout his seven terms. Governor Hunt’s political career spanned from territorial representative to governor, and he helped further the Progressive Movement through Arizona in the early twentieth century.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2016 LCV Cities Tour” in Tempe, Arizona, from October 1-6 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Cox Communications 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.
9:01 am ET Approx. 12 min. Political Prints Collection Heather Lineberry showed items Arizona State University Art Museum’s political prints ... Heather Lineberry showed items Arizona State University Art Museum’s political prints collection. She explained how the artists use their work to advocate for social changes and spoke about some of the poltically themed ceramics in the collection.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2016 LCV Cities Tour” in Tempe, Arizona, from October 1-6 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Cox Communications 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.
9:00 am ET Approx. 1 hr. LIVE U.S.-European Relations in the Trump Administration ; ; 9:43 am ET Approx. 14 min. Between Two Fires Stephen Pyne talked about his book, Between Two Fires: A Fire History of Contemporary ... Stephen Pyne talked about his book, Between Two Fires: A Fire History of Contemporary America, about man’s relationship with wildfires and how views on and policies for managing them have changed over time. Mr. Pyne spoke about how America’s views on controlling wildfires changed from one of complete eradication in the early 20th century to one of controlled burns that are used today.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2016 LCV Cities Tour” in Tempe, Arizona, from October 1-6 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Cox Communications 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.
9:15 am ET Approx. 58 min. Four Influential Civil War Military Wives ; ; Candice Shy Hooper talked about her book Lincoln’s Generals' Wives: Four Women Who ... Candice Shy Hooper talked about her book Lincoln’s Generals' Wives: Four Women Who Influenced the Civil War for Better and for Worse. The women profiled are Jessie Frémont, Nelly McClellan, Ellen Sherman, and Julia Grant.
10:00 am ET Approx. 29 min. Newsmakers with Representatives Bob Goodlatte and John Conyers House Judiciary Committee Chair Bob Goodlatte (R-VA) and Ranking Member John Conyers (D-MI) ... House Judiciary Committee Chair Bob Goodlatte (R-VA) and Ranking Member John Conyers (D-MI) discussed their bipartisan working group examining the use of force by police, aggression toward law enforcement, and public safety concerns. Their policing strategies working group began during the summer of 2016 to address police-community relations and look more widely at police shootings in Dallas, Baton Rouge, and other communities and at police killings of black citizens in Ferguson, Charleston, Baltimore and other communities. The Judiciary Committee officials participated by remote video from Capitol Hill. After the interview, the reporters in the studio discussed their responses with the host. 9:57 am ET Approx. 19 min. Accidental Genius Richard Gaughan talked about his book, Accidental Genius: The World’s Greatest By-Chance ... Richard Gaughan talked about his book, Accidental Genius: The World’s Greatest By-Chance Discoveries, about some of the world’s greatest discoveries and how they happened by accident.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2016 LCV Cities Tour” in Tempe, Arizona, from October 1-6 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Cox Communications 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.
10:15 am ET Approx. 14 min. Senators Barry Goldwater and Carl Hayden Collections Rob Spindler showed items from the collections of former Senators Barry Goldwater (R-AZ) and Carl ... Rob Spindler showed items from the collections of former Senators Barry Goldwater (R-AZ) and Carl Hayden (D-AZ) that are housed at Arizona State University. Mr. Spindler showed some of the personal and political papers of the former Senators and spoke about what the items reveal about the Arizona politicians.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2016 LCV Cities Tour” in Tempe, Arizona, from October 1-6 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Cox Communications 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.
10:31 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 3 min. President-Elect Donald Trump Rally in Cincinnati, Ohio ; ; President-elect Donald Trump spoke at a rally at U.S. Bank Arena in Cincinnati, Ohio, the first ... President-elect Donald Trump spoke at a rally at U.S. Bank Arena in Cincinnati, Ohio, the first stop on his “thank you tour” of Democratic-leaning states that supported him in the 2016 election. During the rally President-elect Trump preempted his own announcement, scheduled for the next Monday, that he had selected retired Marine General James Mattis to be the next secretary of the Defense Department. 10:17 am ET Approx. 10 min. Historian Brooks Simpson Professor Brooks Simpson talked about the challenges of writing history and biography. Professor ... Professor Brooks Simpson talked about the challenges of writing history and biography. Professor Simpson is the author of multiple books on the Civil War and Reconstruction era, including works on General and President Ulysses S. Grant.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2016 LCV Cities Tour” in Tempe, Arizona, from October 1-6 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Cox Communications 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.
10:30 am ET Approx. 32 min. Comedian Lenny Bruce's Life and Legacy ; Christie Hefner talked about comedian Lenny Bruce’s life and legacy. Ms. Hefner focused on ... Christie Hefner talked about comedian Lenny Bruce’s life and legacy. Ms. Hefner focused on Mr. Bruce’s use of social commentary in his stand-up routines, and how he pushed the boundaries of freedom of speech.

This keynote address was part of a conference commemorating the acquisition of Lenny Bruce’s archival collection at Brandeis University.
11:35 am ET Approx. 13 min. Fidel Castro Memorial Service Thousands of Cubans gathered in Revolution Plaza in Havana to pay their respects to former Cuban ... Thousands of Cubans gathered in Revolution Plaza in Havana to pay their respects to former Cuban President Fidel Castro, who died Friday, November 25, 2016 at the age of 90. Cuban President Raul Castro joined other world leaders at a public rally and memorial service in honor of his brother in the same location where Fidel Castro delivered his speeches in the years after he seized power in 1959. Raul Castro spoke to the crowd about the legacy of the revolution his brother led. A video tribute of Fidel Castro followed his remarks. 10:28 am ET Approx. 7 min. An Impossible Living in a Transborder World Professor Carlos Velez-Ibanez talked about his book, An Impossible Living in a Transborder ... Professor Carlos Velez-Ibanez talked about his book, An Impossible Living in a Transborder World: Culture, Confianza, and Economy of Mexican-Origin Populations, about rotating savings and credit associations and the roles they play in helping people to succeed in a global economy.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2016 LCV Cities Tour” in Tempe, Arizona, from October 1-6 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Cox Communications 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.
11:03 am ET Approx. 6 min.
11:49 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 10 min. Russian State of the Nation Address Russian President Vladimir Putin delivered his annual State of the Nation address in Moscow to ... Russian President Vladimir Putin delivered his annual State of the Nation address in Moscow to lawmakers in the Federal Assembly. He focused on key domestic issues facing Russia, like the need to strengthen the economy and educational system, as well as highllighting advances in medicine and the technology sectors. On foreign relations, President Putin told lawmakers that even though Russia gets "bad press", they are never looking for enemies and stressed that Russia’s collaboration with the new U.S. administration is of interest to the entire world. 10:36 am ET Approx. 7 min. Boat Tour of Tempe, Arizona Kris Baxter gave a boat tour of Tempe, Arizona, on the city’s man-made Town Lake. Ms. Baxter ... Kris Baxter gave a boat tour of Tempe, Arizona, on the city’s man-made Town Lake. Ms. Baxter talked about the history of the city, water issues, the economy, the economic impact of the lake, and the presence of Arizona State University in the community.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2016 LCV Cities Tour” in Tempe, Arizona, from October 1-6 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Cox Communications 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.
11:10 am ET Approx. 48 min. Pearl Harbor Oral Histories, Part 2 Crewmen of the USS Arizona who survived the December 7, 1941, attack on Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, ... Crewmen of the USS Arizona who survived the December 7, 1941, attack on Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, spoke to National Park Service interviewers about their experiences in the attack and their impressions of the significance of that day.
These are portions of interviews that took place at various dates and locations.
1:00 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. LIVE Middle East Challenges 10:43 am ET Approx. 1 min. 1:00 pm ET Approx. 58 min. Pearl Harbor Oral Histories, Part 1 Veterans and survivors of the December 7, 1941, attack on Pearl Harbor, Hawaii spoke to National ... Veterans and survivors of the December 7, 1941, attack on Pearl Harbor, Hawaii spoke to National Park Service interviewers about their experiences in the attack and their impressions of the significance of that day.

These are portions of interviews that took place at various dates and locations.
2:00 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. 48 min. Tax Policy House Ways and Mean Committee Chair Kevin Brady (R-TX) and others talked about tax policy, ... House Ways and Mean Committee Chair Kevin Brady (R-TX) and others talked about tax policy, including pending legislation to overhaul the tax system. 10:44 am ET Approx. 13 min. 2:00 pm ET Approx. 53 min. American History TV in Tempe, Arizona C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2016 LCV Cities ... C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2016 LCV Cities Tour” in Tempe, Arizona, from October 1-6 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Cox Communications 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.

Programs featured on American History TV:

Senators Barry Goldwater and Carl Hayden Collections
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Political Prints Collection
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Charles Hayden and the Founding of Tempe, Arizona
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Post-World War II Growth in Arizona
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Boat Tour of Tempe, AZ
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Niels Petersen House
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3:48 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. 32 min. Representative Tom Price on Federal Budget Process House Budget Committee Chair Tom Price (R-GA) outlined a proposal to make improvements to the ... House Budget Committee Chair Tom Price (R-GA) outlined a proposal to make improvements to the federal budget process which includes prohibiting the approval of continuing budget resolutions. In the 115th Congress, Representative Price would step down as the committee’s chair. President-elect Trump nominated him to be secretary of the Health and Human Services Department. After Representative Price’s keynote address, a panel discussion was held. Representative Todd Rokita (R-IN) participated from the audience at the Brookings Institution. 11:00 am ET Approx. 1 hr. After Words with Gary Younge ; Gary Younge talked about his book Another Day in the Death of America: A Chronicle of Ten Short ... Gary Younge talked about his book Another Day in the Death of America: A Chronicle of Ten Short Lives, in which he look at gun deaths in America over a 24-hour period. 2:01 pm ET Approx. 14 min. Senators Barry Goldwater and Carl Hayden Collections Rob Spindler showed items from the collections of former Senators Barry Goldwater (R-AZ) and Carl ... Rob Spindler showed items from the collections of former Senators Barry Goldwater (R-AZ) and Carl Hayden (D-AZ) that are housed at Arizona State University. Mr. Spindler showed some of the personal and political papers of the former Senators and spoke about what the items reveal about the Arizona politicians.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2016 LCV Cities Tour” in Tempe, Arizona, from October 1-6 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Cox Communications 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.
6:00 pm ET Approx. 29 min. Newsmakers with Representatives Bob Goodlatte and John Conyers House Judiciary Committee Chair Bob Goodlatte (R-VA) and Ranking Member John Conyers (D-MI) ... House Judiciary Committee Chair Bob Goodlatte (R-VA) and Ranking Member John Conyers (D-MI) discussed their bipartisan working group examining the use of force by police, aggression toward law enforcement, and public safety concerns. Their policing strategies working group began during the summer of 2016 to address police-community relations and look more widely at police shootings in Dallas, Baton Rouge, and other communities and at police killings of black citizens in Ferguson, Charleston, Baltimore and other communities. The Judiciary Committee officials participated by remote video from Capitol Hill. After the interview, the reporters in the studio discussed their responses with the host. 12:00 pm ET Approx. 3 hr. LIVE In Depth on Pearl Harbor Steve Twomey, Eri Hotta, and Craig Nelson talked about the December 1941 attack on Pearl Harbor. ... Steve Twomey, Eri Hotta, and Craig Nelson talked about the December 1941 attack on Pearl Harbor. Mr. Twomey is the author of Countdown to Pearl Harbor: The Twelve Days to the Attack, Ms. Hotta is the author of Japan 1941: Countdown to Infamy], and Mr. Nelson is the author of Pearl Harbor: From Infamy to Greatness. They also responded to viewer comments and questions. 2:16 pm ET Approx. 12 min. Political Prints Collection Heather Lineberry showed items Arizona State University Art Museum’s political prints ... Heather Lineberry showed items Arizona State University Art Museum’s political prints collection. She explained how the artists use their work to advocate for social changes and spoke about some of the poltically themed ceramics in the collection.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2016 LCV Cities Tour” in Tempe, Arizona, from October 1-6 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Cox Communications 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.
8:00 pm ET Approx. 58 min. 3:00 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. 10 min. Open to Debate Heather Hendershot talked about her book Open to Debate: How William F. Buckley Put Liberal ... Heather Hendershot talked about her book Open to Debate: How William F. Buckley Put Liberal America on the Firing Line, in which she looks at William F. Buckley’s television program, “Firing Line,” which debuted in 1966 and featured the National Review founder in conversation with intellectual adversaries to debate the social and political issues of the day. In her book, the author argues that Mr. Buckley’s foray from print into television allowed him to further arguments outside of conservative circles and cast him as an early pundit. 2:29 pm ET Approx. 6 min. Charles Hayden and the Founding of Tempe, Arizona Jared Smith talked about Charles Hayden, the man often credited with the founding of the city of ... Jared Smith talked about Charles Hayden, the man often credited with the founding of the city of Tempe, Arizona. In 1858, Mr. Hayden came to the Arizona territoriy and began running freight to army posts, mining camps, and small towns in the territory. Mr. Hayden would later open a store, flour mill, and ferry at a location along the Salt River that would eventually become the city of Tempe.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2016 LCV Cities Tour” in Tempe, Arizona, from October 1-6 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Cox Communications 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.
8:00 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. Q&A with Ronald White 4:15 pm ET Approx. 13 min. The Polygamist King ; John Miller talked about his book, The Polygamist King: A True Story of Murder, Lust, and ... John Miller talked about his book, The Polygamist King: A True Story of Murder, Lust, and Exotic Faith in America. This interview, recorded on the campus of Hillsdale College in Michigan, is part of Book TV’s College Series. 2:35 pm ET Approx. 3 min. Post-World War II Growth in Arizona Marshall Shore talked about what led to the population boom in Phoenix, Arizona, and surrounding ... Marshall Shore talked about what led to the population boom in Phoenix, Arizona, and surrounding towns such as Tempe following World War II.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2016 LCV Cities Tour” in Tempe, Arizona, from October 1-6 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Cox Communications 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.
8:58 pm ET Approx. 35 min. Question Time British Prime Minister Theresa May fielded questions from parliamentary colleagues. Several ... British Prime Minister Theresa May fielded questions from parliamentary colleagues. Several members expressed concerns about the impact of the U.K.'s vote in favor of leaving the European Union, also known as Brexit, on the British economy. Other topics included humanitarian efforts in Syria. Scottish National Party Parliamentary Leader Angus Robertson described the situation in Syria as “descending into hell” and challenged the prime minister to respond with a call for action in the region, specifically in Aleppo. 4:30 pm ET Approx. 53 min. Troubled Refuge Chandra Manning talked about her book Troubled Refuge: Struggling for Freedom in the Civil ... Chandra Manning talked about her book Troubled Refuge: Struggling for Freedom in the Civil War, in which she recalls the Union Army’s slave-refugee camps, which, according to the author, were composed of between 12 to 15 percent of the Confederacy’s slave population. The author also reports on life in the camps and the risks that many slaves made to get behind Union lines. 2:39 pm ET Approx. 7 min. Boat Tour of Tempe, Arizona Kris Baxter gave a boat tour of Tempe, Arizona, on the city’s man-made Town Lake. Ms. Baxter ... Kris Baxter gave a boat tour of Tempe, Arizona, on the city’s man-made Town Lake. Ms. Baxter talked about the history of the city, water issues, the economy, the economic impact of the lake, and the presence of Arizona State University in the community.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2016 LCV Cities Tour” in Tempe, Arizona, from October 1-6 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Cox Communications 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.
11:00 pm ET Approx. 58 min. 5:30 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. 21 min. Kingdom of the Unjust Medea Benjamin talked about her book Kingdom of the Unjust: Behind the U.S.-Saudi ... Medea Benjamin talked about her book Kingdom of the Unjust: Behind the U.S.-Saudi Connection, in which she looks at the relationship between the U.S. and Saudi Arabia, a country she says repeatedly works against U.S. interests. She also suggests that Saudi Arabia is a prolific violator of human rights and supporter of terrorism. 2:46 pm ET Approx. 6 min. Niels Petersen House The Niels Petersen House in Tempe, Arizona, was profiled. Built in 1892 by Mr. Petersen and his ... The Niels Petersen House in Tempe, Arizona, was profiled. Built in 1892 by Mr. Petersen and his wife, the Victorian era home reflects Mr. Petersen’s success in agriculture and other pursuits.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2016 LCV Cities Tour” in Tempe, Arizona, from October 1-6 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Cox Communications 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.
11:58 pm ET Approx. 35 min. Question Time British Prime Minister Theresa May fielded questions from parliamentary colleagues. Several ... British Prime Minister Theresa May fielded questions from parliamentary colleagues. Several members expressed concerns about the impact of the U.K.'s vote in favor of leaving the European Union, also known as Brexit, on the British economy. Other topics included humanitarian efforts in Syria. Scottish National Party Parliamentary Leader Angus Robertson described the situation in Syria as “descending into hell” and challenged the prime minister to respond with a call for action in the region, specifically in Aleppo. 5:31 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. 2 min. 2:55 pm ET Approx. 56 min. Federal Breakthrough at Petersburg ; Edward Alexander, author of Dawn of Victory: Breakthrough at Petersburg, March 25-April 2, ... Edward Alexander, author of Dawn of Victory: Breakthrough at Petersburg, March 25-April 2, 1865, talked about the engagements between Confederate and Union forces around Petersburg, Virginia, in the spring of 1865. He argued that despite being commonly known as the “siege” of Petersburg, both the Confederate and Union armies were mobile along the battle lines. Mr. Alexander focused on the Federal assault on April 2 which finally broke through the Confederate line. After this attack, Confederate General Robert E. Lee retreated west from Richmond and Petersburg and just one week later surrendered his army at Appomattox, effectively ending the Civil War.

This talk was part of the third annual Emerging Civil War Symposium at Stevenson Ridge, with the theme of “Great Attacks of the Civil War.”
12:40 am ET Approx. 1 hr. Middle East Challenges 6:34 pm ET Approx. 14 min. Between Two Fires Stephen Pyne talked about his book, Between Two Fires: A Fire History of Contemporary ... Stephen Pyne talked about his book, Between Two Fires: A Fire History of Contemporary America, about man’s relationship with wildfires and how views on and policies for managing them have changed over time. Mr. Pyne spoke about how America’s views on controlling wildfires changed from one of complete eradication in the early 20th century to one of controlled burns that are used today.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2016 LCV Cities Tour” in Tempe, Arizona, from October 1-6 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Cox Communications 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.
3:53 pm ET Approx. 6 min.
3:45 am ET Approx. 2 hr. 15 min. Navy Littoral Combat Ships The Senate Armed Services Committee held a hearing with top Navy officials about the production ... The Senate Armed Services Committee held a hearing with top Navy officials about the production and deployment of the littoral combat ship -- small surface vessels for operations close to shore. According to the Government Accountability Office, overruns had doubled the cost of each ship from an initial estimate of $220 million to $478 million. Armed Services Committee Chair John McCain (R-AZ) said that Navy officials needed to be held accountable for the cost overruns and testing delays. 6:48 pm ET Approx. 10 min. Historian Brooks Simpson Professor Brooks Simpson talked about the challenges of writing history and biography. Professor ... Professor Brooks Simpson talked about the challenges of writing history and biography. Professor Simpson is the author of multiple books on the Civil War and Reconstruction era, including works on General and President Ulysses S. Grant.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2016 LCV Cities Tour” in Tempe, Arizona, from October 1-6 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Cox Communications 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.
4:00 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. 2 min. Know Your Enemy This U.S. Army film directed by Frank Capra portrays Japan as a nation determined to rule the ... This U.S. Army film directed by Frank Capra portrays Japan as a nation determined to rule the world through military conquest. Production began in 1942 but there were several delays and revisions, and the film wasn’t released until August, 1945. December 7, 2016, marked the 75th anniversary of the Japanese attack on the U.S. Pacific Fleet at Pearl Harbor. Almost 2400 Americans were killed and almost 1200 wounded.
6:00 am ET Approx. 58 min. 6:59 pm ET Approx. 1 min. 5:05 pm ET Approx. 48 min. Pearl Harbor Oral Histories, Part 2 Crewmen of the USS Arizona who survived the December 7, 1941, attack on Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, ... Crewmen of the USS Arizona who survived the December 7, 1941, attack on Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, spoke to National Park Service interviewers about their experiences in the attack and their impressions of the significance of that day.
These are portions of interviews that took place at various dates and locations.
7:00 pm ET Approx. 57 min. Twilight Warriors James Kitfield talked about his book Twilight Warriors: The Soldiers, Spies, and Special Agents ... James Kitfield talked about his book Twilight Warriors: The Soldiers, Spies, and Special Agents Who Are Revolutionizing the American Way of War, in which he describes how military innovators like Generals Stanley McChrystal (Retired) and Michael Flynn (Retired) and others changed the way the U.S. military fights the war on terrorism. 5:55 pm ET Approx. 3 min. Post-World War II Growth in Arizona Marshall Shore talked about what led to the population boom in Phoenix, Arizona, and surrounding ... Marshall Shore talked about what led to the population boom in Phoenix, Arizona, and surrounding towns such as Tempe following World War II.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2016 LCV Cities Tour” in Tempe, Arizona, from October 1-6 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Cox Communications 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.
7:00 pm ET Approx. 56 min. Twilight Warriors James Kitfield talked about his book Twilight Warriors: The Soldiers, Spies, and Special Agents ... James Kitfield talked about his book Twilight Warriors: The Soldiers, Spies, and Special Agents Who Are Revolutionizing the American Way of War, in which he describes how military innovators like Generals Stanley McChrystal (Retired) and Michael Flynn (Retired) and others changed the way the U.S. military fights the war on terrorism. 6:00 pm ET Approx. 30 min. Pearl Harbor Attack and Memorials Daniel Martinez gave a tour some of the Pearl Harbor attack sites and memorials on the island of ... Daniel Martinez gave a tour some of the Pearl Harbor attack sites and memorials on the island of Oahu that are part of the National Park Service World War II Valor in the Pacific National Monument. Several stops were within the boundaries of the Pearl Harbor Naval Station and off-limits to the general public.
8:00 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. 1 min. The New Trail of Tears Naomi Riley talked about her book, The New Trail of Tears: How Washington Is Destroying ... Naomi Riley talked about her book, The New Trail of Tears: How Washington Is Destroying American Indians, about the impact of U.S. policies on Native Americans. 6:31 pm ET Approx. 7 min. Boat Tour of Tempe, Arizona Kris Baxter gave a boat tour of Tempe, Arizona, on the city’s man-made Town Lake. Ms. Baxter ... Kris Baxter gave a boat tour of Tempe, Arizona, on the city’s man-made Town Lake. Ms. Baxter talked about the history of the city, water issues, the economy, the economic impact of the lake, and the presence of Arizona State University in the community.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2016 LCV Cities Tour” in Tempe, Arizona, from October 1-6 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Cox Communications 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.
9:00 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. After Words with George Mitchell Former Senator George Mitchell (D-ME) talked about his book A Path to Peace: A Brief History of ... Former Senator George Mitchell (D-ME) talked about his book A Path to Peace: A Brief History of Israeli-Palestinian Negotiations and a Way Forward in the Middle East, in which he examines the Israeli-Palestinian conflict and negotiations to bring peace to the region. He was interviewed by Jane Harman. 6:38 pm ET Approx. 6 min.
10:00 pm ET Approx. 57 min. Ray and Joan Lisa Napoli talked about her book Ray and Joan: The Man Who Made the McDonald’s Fortune ... Lisa Napoli talked about her book Ray and Joan: The Man Who Made the McDonald’s Fortune and the Woman Who Gave It All Away, about the life and career of McDonald’s chairman Ray Kroc and the philanthropic contributions made by Ray and his wife Joan. 6:45 pm ET Approx. 58 min. Pearl Harbor Oral Histories, Part 1 Veterans and survivors of the December 7, 1941, attack on Pearl Harbor, Hawaii spoke to National ... Veterans and survivors of the December 7, 1941, attack on Pearl Harbor, Hawaii spoke to National Park Service interviewers about their experiences in the attack and their impressions of the significance of that day.

These are portions of interviews that took place at various dates and locations.
11:00 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. Age of Folly Lewis Lapham talked about Age of Folly: America Abandons Its Democracy, his book of essays ... Lewis Lapham talked about Age of Folly: America Abandons Its Democracy, his book of essays on America’s democracy and where it is headed. He spoke with Terry McDonell. 7:46 pm ET Approx. 12 min. Political Prints Collection Heather Lineberry showed items Arizona State University Art Museum’s political prints ... Heather Lineberry showed items Arizona State University Art Museum’s political prints collection. She explained how the artists use their work to advocate for social changes and spoke about some of the poltically themed ceramics in the collection.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2016 LCV Cities Tour” in Tempe, Arizona, from October 1-6 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Cox Communications 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.
3:00 am ET Approx. 1 hr. After Words with George Mitchell Former Senator George Mitchell (D-ME) talked about his book A Path to Peace: A Brief History of ... Former Senator George Mitchell (D-ME) talked about his book A Path to Peace: A Brief History of Israeli-Palestinian Negotiations and a Way Forward in the Middle East, in which he examines the Israeli-Palestinian conflict and negotiations to bring peace to the region. He was interviewed by Jane Harman. 8:00 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. 15 min. Franklin D. Roosevelt's Wartime Rhetoric Professor Mary Stuckey spoke with Paul Sparrow about President Franklin D. Roosevelt and his use ... Professor Mary Stuckey spoke with Paul Sparrow about President Franklin D. Roosevelt and his use of language to bolster his World War II policies and strategies. During the event, footage was shown of President Roosevelt delivering six speeches, including the “Day of Infamy” speech following the Pearl Harbor attack of December 7th, 1941.
4:00 am ET Approx. 34 min. Churchill's Trial ; Larry Arnn talked about his book, Churchill’s Trial: Winston Churchill and the Salvation ... Larry Arnn talked about his book, Churchill’s Trial: Winston Churchill and the Salvation of Free Government. This interview, part of Book TV’s College Series, was recorded on the campus of Hillsdale College in Michigan. 9:16 pm ET Approx. 3 min.
4:40 am ET Approx. 48 min. Atlas Obscura ; Ella Morton, co-author of Atlas Obscura: An Explorer’s Guide to the World’s Hidden ... Ella Morton, co-author of Atlas Obscura: An Explorer’s Guide to the World’s Hidden Wonders, talked about her book. She spoke at the 2016 Wisconsin Book Festival, held at the Central Branch of the Madison Public Library. 9:20 pm ET Approx. 27 min. Pearl Harbor Casualty Burial The burial of Navy Fireman 3rd Class John H. Lindsley, who was 22-years-old when he was killed ... The burial of Navy Fireman 3rd Class John H. Lindsley, who was 22-years-old when he was killed aboard the USS Oklahoma during the December 7, 1941, Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor. Most of the crew’s 429 casualties have remained unidentified in the 75 years since the attack. A recent U.S. Department of Defense order has led to renewed efforts to recover their names and return them to their families, as was done in Lindsley’s case. This program also includes interviews with Lindsley’s niece and a representative of the Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency.
5:30 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 23 min. How to Make a Spaceship Julian Guthrie talked about her book How to Make a Spaceship: A Band of Renegades, an Epic ... Julian Guthrie talked about her book How to Make a Spaceship: A Band of Renegades, an Epic Race, and the Birth of Private Spaceflight, in which she reports on SpaceShipOne, the first privately-owned space ship to complete a manned spaceflight. 9:48 pm ET Approx. 6 min. Niels Petersen House The Niels Petersen House in Tempe, Arizona, was profiled. Built in 1892 by Mr. Petersen and his ... The Niels Petersen House in Tempe, Arizona, was profiled. Built in 1892 by Mr. Petersen and his wife, the Victorian era home reflects Mr. Petersen’s success in agriculture and other pursuits.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2016 LCV Cities Tour” in Tempe, Arizona, from October 1-6 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Cox Communications 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.
9:56 pm ET Approx. 2 min.
10:00 pm ET Approx. 30 min. Pearl Harbor Attack and Memorials Daniel Martinez gave a tour some of the Pearl Harbor attack sites and memorials on the island of ... Daniel Martinez gave a tour some of the Pearl Harbor attack sites and memorials on the island of Oahu that are part of the National Park Service World War II Valor in the Pacific National Monument. Several stops were within the boundaries of the Pearl Harbor Naval Station and off-limits to the general public.
10:31 pm ET Approx. 12 min. Political Prints Collection Heather Lineberry showed items Arizona State University Art Museum’s political prints ... Heather Lineberry showed items Arizona State University Art Museum’s political prints collection. She explained how the artists use their work to advocate for social changes and spoke about some of the poltically themed ceramics in the collection.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2016 LCV Cities Tour” in Tempe, Arizona, from October 1-6 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Cox Communications 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.
10:45 pm ET Approx. 58 min. Pearl Harbor Oral Histories, Part 1 Veterans and survivors of the December 7, 1941, attack on Pearl Harbor, Hawaii spoke to National ... Veterans and survivors of the December 7, 1941, attack on Pearl Harbor, Hawaii spoke to National Park Service interviewers about their experiences in the attack and their impressions of the significance of that day.

These are portions of interviews that took place at various dates and locations.
11:45 pm ET Approx. 7 min. Boat Tour of Tempe, Arizona Kris Baxter gave a boat tour of Tempe, Arizona, on the city’s man-made Town Lake. Ms. Baxter ... Kris Baxter gave a boat tour of Tempe, Arizona, on the city’s man-made Town Lake. Ms. Baxter talked about the history of the city, water issues, the economy, the economic impact of the lake, and the presence of Arizona State University in the community.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2016 LCV Cities Tour” in Tempe, Arizona, from October 1-6 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Cox Communications 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.
11:54 pm ET Approx. 3 min.
12:00 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 15 min. Franklin D. Roosevelt's Wartime Rhetoric Professor Mary Stuckey spoke with Paul Sparrow about President Franklin D. Roosevelt and his use ... Professor Mary Stuckey spoke with Paul Sparrow about President Franklin D. Roosevelt and his use of language to bolster his World War II policies and strategies. During the event, footage was shown of President Roosevelt delivering six speeches, including the “Day of Infamy” speech following the Pearl Harbor attack of December 7th, 1941.
1:16 am ET Approx. 3 min. Post-World War II Growth in Arizona Marshall Shore talked about what led to the population boom in Phoenix, Arizona, and surrounding ... Marshall Shore talked about what led to the population boom in Phoenix, Arizona, and surrounding towns such as Tempe following World War II.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2016 LCV Cities Tour” in Tempe, Arizona, from October 1-6 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Cox Communications 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.
1:20 am ET Approx. 27 min. Pearl Harbor Casualty Burial The burial of Navy Fireman 3rd Class John H. Lindsley, who was 22-years-old when he was killed ... The burial of Navy Fireman 3rd Class John H. Lindsley, who was 22-years-old when he was killed aboard the USS Oklahoma during the December 7, 1941, Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor. Most of the crew’s 429 casualties have remained unidentified in the 75 years since the attack. A recent U.S. Department of Defense order has led to renewed efforts to recover their names and return them to their families, as was done in Lindsley’s case. This program also includes interviews with Lindsley’s niece and a representative of the Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency.
1:48 am ET Approx. 6 min. Charles Hayden and the Founding of Tempe, Arizona Jared Smith talked about Charles Hayden, the man often credited with the founding of the city of ... Jared Smith talked about Charles Hayden, the man often credited with the founding of the city of Tempe, Arizona. In 1858, Mr. Hayden came to the Arizona territoriy and began running freight to army posts, mining camps, and small towns in the territory. Mr. Hayden would later open a store, flour mill, and ferry at a location along the Salt River that would eventually become the city of Tempe.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2016 LCV Cities Tour” in Tempe, Arizona, from October 1-6 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Cox Communications 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.
1:54 am ET Approx. 2 min.
2:00 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 2 min. Know Your Enemy This U.S. Army film directed by Frank Capra portrays Japan as a nation determined to rule the ... This U.S. Army film directed by Frank Capra portrays Japan as a nation determined to rule the world through military conquest. Production began in 1942 but there were several delays and revisions, and the film wasn’t released until August, 1945. December 7, 2016, marked the 75th anniversary of the Japanese attack on the U.S. Pacific Fleet at Pearl Harbor. Almost 2400 Americans were killed and almost 1200 wounded.
3:05 am ET Approx. 48 min. Pearl Harbor Oral Histories, Part 2 Crewmen of the USS Arizona who survived the December 7, 1941, attack on Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, ... Crewmen of the USS Arizona who survived the December 7, 1941, attack on Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, spoke to National Park Service interviewers about their experiences in the attack and their impressions of the significance of that day.
These are portions of interviews that took place at various dates and locations.
3:54 am ET Approx. 3 min.
3:59 am ET Approx. 1 hr. Culp's Hill at Gettysburg ; John Archer used quotes from soldiers' accounts to describe the battles at Culp’s Hill on ... John Archer used quotes from soldiers' accounts to describe the battles at Culp’s Hill on July 2 and 3, 1863, where some of the longest sustained fighting during the Battle of Gettysburg took place. Mr. Archer also outlined how the geography of the area played a role in troop movement and communication.
5:01 am ET Approx. 58 min. Four Influential Civil War Military Wives ; ; Candice Shy Hooper talked about her book Lincoln’s Generals' Wives: Four Women Who ... Candice Shy Hooper talked about her book Lincoln’s Generals' Wives: Four Women Who Influenced the Civil War for Better and for Worse. The women profiled are Jessie Frémont, Nelly McClellan, Ellen Sherman, and Julia Grant.
6:00 am ET Approx. 53 min. American History TV in Tempe, Arizona C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2016 LCV Cities ... C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2016 LCV Cities Tour” in Tempe, Arizona, from October 1-6 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Cox Communications 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.

Programs featured on American History TV:

Senators Barry Goldwater and Carl Hayden Collections
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Political Prints Collection
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Charles Hayden and the Founding of Tempe, Arizona
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Post-World War II Growth in Arizona
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Boat Tour of Tempe, AZ
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Niels Petersen House
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6:01 am ET Approx. 14 min. Senators Barry Goldwater and Carl Hayden Collections Rob Spindler showed items from the collections of former Senators Barry Goldwater (R-AZ) and Carl ... Rob Spindler showed items from the collections of former Senators Barry Goldwater (R-AZ) and Carl Hayden (D-AZ) that are housed at Arizona State University. Mr. Spindler showed some of the personal and political papers of the former Senators and spoke about what the items reveal about the Arizona politicians.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2016 LCV Cities Tour” in Tempe, Arizona, from October 1-6 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Cox Communications 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.
6:16 am ET Approx. 12 min. Political Prints Collection Heather Lineberry showed items Arizona State University Art Museum’s political prints ... Heather Lineberry showed items Arizona State University Art Museum’s political prints collection. She explained how the artists use their work to advocate for social changes and spoke about some of the poltically themed ceramics in the collection.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2016 LCV Cities Tour” in Tempe, Arizona, from October 1-6 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Cox Communications 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.
6:29 am ET Approx. 6 min. Charles Hayden and the Founding of Tempe, Arizona Jared Smith talked about Charles Hayden, the man often credited with the founding of the city of ... Jared Smith talked about Charles Hayden, the man often credited with the founding of the city of Tempe, Arizona. In 1858, Mr. Hayden came to the Arizona territoriy and began running freight to army posts, mining camps, and small towns in the territory. Mr. Hayden would later open a store, flour mill, and ferry at a location along the Salt River that would eventually become the city of Tempe.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2016 LCV Cities Tour” in Tempe, Arizona, from October 1-6 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Cox Communications 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.
6:35 am ET Approx. 3 min. Post-World War II Growth in Arizona Marshall Shore talked about what led to the population boom in Phoenix, Arizona, and surrounding ... Marshall Shore talked about what led to the population boom in Phoenix, Arizona, and surrounding towns such as Tempe following World War II.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2016 LCV Cities Tour” in Tempe, Arizona, from October 1-6 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Cox Communications 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.
6:39 am ET Approx. 7 min. Boat Tour of Tempe, Arizona Kris Baxter gave a boat tour of Tempe, Arizona, on the city’s man-made Town Lake. Ms. Baxter ... Kris Baxter gave a boat tour of Tempe, Arizona, on the city’s man-made Town Lake. Ms. Baxter talked about the history of the city, water issues, the economy, the economic impact of the lake, and the presence of Arizona State University in the community.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2016 LCV Cities Tour” in Tempe, Arizona, from October 1-6 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Cox Communications 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.
6:46 am ET Approx. 6 min. Niels Petersen House The Niels Petersen House in Tempe, Arizona, was profiled. Built in 1892 by Mr. Petersen and his ... The Niels Petersen House in Tempe, Arizona, was profiled. Built in 1892 by Mr. Petersen and his wife, the Victorian era home reflects Mr. Petersen’s success in agriculture and other pursuits.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2016 LCV Cities Tour” in Tempe, Arizona, from October 1-6 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Cox Communications 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.
6:55 am ET Approx. 56 min. Federal Breakthrough at Petersburg ; Edward Alexander, author of Dawn of Victory: Breakthrough at Petersburg, March 25-April 2, ... Edward Alexander, author of Dawn of Victory: Breakthrough at Petersburg, March 25-April 2, 1865, talked about the engagements between Confederate and Union forces around Petersburg, Virginia, in the spring of 1865. He argued that despite being commonly known as the “siege” of Petersburg, both the Confederate and Union armies were mobile along the battle lines. Mr. Alexander focused on the Federal assault on April 2 which finally broke through the Confederate line. After this attack, Confederate General Robert E. Lee retreated west from Richmond and Petersburg and just one week later surrendered his army at Appomattox, effectively ending the Civil War.

This talk was part of the third annual Emerging Civil War Symposium at Stevenson Ridge, with the theme of “Great Attacks of the Civil War.”